MSO7411 - Possible ruined buildings on Stoke Pero Common (Monument)

Summary

One or more rectangular earthworks, possibly building remains, were noted on aerial photographs.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

SS 8740 4149. A rapid examination of aerial photographs suggested the presence of at least one (and possibly a group of) rectangular earthwork enclosures, possibly ruined building remains. [1,2] Three sides of a rectangular building are clearly aligned east to west to the north of MSO7331. The northern side is less clear. [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> Archive: Miller, A.. 1995. RCHME Aerial Photograph Primary Recording Project. 16 February 1993.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Aerial photograph reference number . DAP LD24-5 (10 January 1989).
  • <3> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council / South West Heritage Trust staff comments. Chris Webster, Somerset HER, 3 March 2006.
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 604916, Extant 16 March 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8740 4148 (point)
Map sheet SS84SE
Civil Parish LUCCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10114
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE98
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 604916
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13978

Record last edited

Mar 16 2022 10:51AM

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