MSO7518 - Post-medieval water meadow east of Langham Farm (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 Blinwell.

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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 Blindwell. The water meadow appears as a number of ditches running parallel to the hillside. The ditches survive as earthworks and were mapped from aerial photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF/CPE/UK/1980/3837 11-APR-1947.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NE.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9839 3640 (148m by 406m) (Centred on)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish LUXBOROUGH, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1193
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10111
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE131
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1167351
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13954

Record last edited

Feb 20 2013 11:46AM

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