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

Summary

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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Protected Status

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]

Sources/Archives (9)

  • <1> Survey: Western Archaeological Trust. 1980s. Exmoor Aerial Photograph Survey. 3647.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Aerial photograph reference number . 106G.UK.1655 4005 (July 1946).
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Aerial photograph reference number . SCPD HSL.UK71-177 Run 97, 8793 (September 1971).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1930. 6" sheet 35NW.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Riley, H.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 1998.
  • <6> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information. C Dove, 29 August 2013.
  • <7> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1929. County Series, 3rd Edition 25 inch map. 1:25,000.
  • <8> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <9> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9616 4738 (14m by 13m)
Map sheet SS94NE
Civil Parish MINEHEAD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Civil Parish MINEHEAD WITHOUT, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11862
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 NE26
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1139274
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34440

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:25PM

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