MSO7786 - Undated mound on Manor Allotment (Monument)


A circular earthern mound measuring 4.6m in diameter and 0.6m high was found during field survey. Its date and function are uncertain.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A mound, centred at SS 8041 4367, on the southern side of Manor Allotment. It consists of a circular earthen mound 4.6 metres in diameter and 0.6 metres high. It is covered in heather, moor grass and moss, and has a slight scrape in its summit. Its date is uncertain. Found during field reconnaissance. [1] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 14 December 1995. [Mapped feature: #47321 ]
  • <2> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1072343, Extant 22 June 2021.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10198
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SW141
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1072343
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 15646



Grid reference SS 8041 4367 (point)
Map sheet SS84SW

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Record last edited

Jun 22 2021 3:08PM


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