MSO7944 - Alleged Enclosure, Porlock Allotment (Monument)

Summary

An alleged enclosure on Porlock Allotment could not be found during field investigation in 1996.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small circular bank seen on aerial photographs. (1-2) May be a sheepfold. (3) No evidence for an enclosure was found during field reconnaissance. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Survey: Western Archaeological Trust. 1980s. Exmoor Aerial Photograph Survey. 8343.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: May 1977. ENP MAM IRFC. 13.104.
  • <3> Unassigned: Dennison, E, Somerset County Council. 12.06.84. E Dennison, 12 June 1984.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. Wilson-North, R. 12/08/1996.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8392 4306 (13m by 14m)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11573
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SW86
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 974998
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33970

Record last edited

Aug 3 2020 3:08PM

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