MSO7572 - Late 19th or early 20th Century building south of Culver Cliff Wood (Monument)


The remains of a building between Moor and Culver Cliff Woods are visible on aerial photographs taken in 1946 and 1972.

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Full Description

Building remains, between Moor and Culver Clift Woods. [1-3] The building is shown on Ordnance Survey 6 inch map dating to 1930. [4] The area is now occupied by barns. [5] The building referred to by the above sources is sited at SS 9616 4738, not beneath the barns to the southeast. It can be seen clearly on the 1929 25 inch map and appears to be a field barn in a small enclosure. [6,7] The building does not appear on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map but had been constructed by the time the 2nd Edition map was surveyed. It is in the corner of a field within a small enclosure. [8,9] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [10]

Sources/Archives (10)

  • <1> Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS9647A.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Aerial photograph reference number . 106G.UK.1655 3009, 4005 (July 1946).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Aerial photograph reference number . SCPD HSL.UK71-177 Run 97, 8793 (September 1971).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1930. Ordnance Survey map. 6 inch.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Riley, H.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 1998.
  • <6> Verbal communication: Various. 1993-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. Catherine Dove, 29 August 2013.
  • <7> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1929. County Series, 3rd Edition 25 inch map. 1:25,000.
  • <8> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <9> Map: Ordnance Survey. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <10> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1139274, Extant 10 May 2022.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11862
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 NE26
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1139274
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34440



Grid reference Centred SS 9616 4738 (14m by 13m)
Map sheet SS94NE

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Record last edited

May 10 2022 11:54AM


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