MSO7646 - Possible undated rectangular enclosure south of Grexy Combe (Monument)


Part of a rectangular enclosure, noted on aerial photographs, could not be found during field investigation in 1998.

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Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

Part of a possible rectangular enclosure was noted on an aerial photogaph. [1,2] Nothing is visible on the ground at the National Grid Reference cited. [3] The rectangular enclosure referred to above [1-3] cannot be identified from the available aerial photography. [4,5] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [6]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Aerial photograph reference number . OAP West Air 27526.
  • <2>XY Unpublished document: McDonnell, R.. 1980. Gazetteer of Sites in the Exmoor National Park Identified through Aerial Photography. SS9347K. [Mapped feature: #40006 SS9347K]
  • <3> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Various. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 26 Feb 1998.
  • <4> Verbal communication: Dickson, Amanda D. 2007-2009. RCHME/EH Aerial Photographers Comment (Severn Estuary NMP).
  • <5> Archive: Dickson, A.. 2007. Severn Estuary Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment: SS 94 NW. MD000133.
  • <6> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1119090, Extant 11 May 2022.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO686
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11447
  • Local Heritage List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 NW39
  • National Park
  • National Trust HER Record
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1119090
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33821



Grid reference Centred SS 2936 1476 (90m by 79m)
Map sheet SS21SE

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Record last edited

Mar 18 2024 2:16PM


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