MSO7354 - White Burrow field, northeast of Pool Bridge (Place)

Summary

The field name "White Burrow" is possibly indicative of a Bronze Age barrow, but nothing has been found during field investigation.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Field centred SS 8780 4482 - White Burrow. [1] Nothing visible on ground. [2] A pasture field with no evidence of a barrow but the name may be derived from the barrow which existed until 1939-45 in a field 100 metres to the northwest (MSO7318). [3] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Collard Cox, W.. 1841. Luccombe Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <2> Unpublished document: PITCHER, GHP. 1960s. Field Investigators Comments. Ordnance Survey visit, F1, 21 June 1965.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Quinnell, N.V.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, F2, 12 September 1987.
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 36088, Extant 14 March 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 877 448 (point)
Map sheet SS84SE
Civil Parish LUCCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10007
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE47
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36088
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13000

Record last edited

Mar 14 2022 9:15PM

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