MSO7222 - Post-medieval extractive pit east of Howetown Copse (Monument)

Summary

An extractive pit of probable post-medieval date, visible as an earthwork on aerial photographs takem in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Extractive pit of probable post-medieval date to the east of Howetown Copse, visible as earthworks on vertical aerial photographs. [1,2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 2157-9 (23 January 1947).
  • <2>XY Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93SW. [Mapped feature: #46441 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9146 3455 (18m by 18m)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish EXTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1007
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW76
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1133843

Record last edited

Jan 8 2020 11:10AM

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