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


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 Unpublished document: PITCHER, GHP. 1960s.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 Unpublished document: Quinnell, N.V..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.



Grid reference SS 877 448 (point)
Map sheet SS84SE

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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