MSO7506 - Post-medieval water meadow west of Well / Will (Monument)

Summary

The remains of a post-medieval field gutter system is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947. It is associated with the deserted farmstead of Well or Will.

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Protected Status

Full Description

The remains of a fragmented water meadow system presumed to be associated with the deserted post medieval farmstead of Will or Well (MSO7474). They appear as two parallel ditches running along the slope. The ditches were seen as earthworks and were mapped from aerial photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1980/3293-4 11-APR-1947.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NE.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9649 3947 (213m by 88m)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish LUXBOROUGH, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1175
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10095
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE113
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1166544
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33741
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13938

Record last edited

Jul 18 2018 11:42AM

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