MSO7510 - Post-medieval water meadow west of Chargot Wood (Monument)

Summary

The remains of a post-medieval field gutter system, visible on aerial photographs taken in 1947. It is associated with the deserted medieval farmstead of North Colley Hill.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The remains of a fragmented water meadow system associated with the deserted medieval farmstead of North Colley Hill seen centred at SS 9660 3683. The water meadows survive as a number of ditches running along the hill side. They were seen as earthworks and mapped from aerial photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1980/4336 11-APR-1947.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NE.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9654 3680 (388m by 186m)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish LUXBOROUGH, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1179
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10098
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE117
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1166572
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33729
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13941

Record last edited

Feb 20 2013 11:40AM

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