MSO8626 - Sub-circular enclosure south of road to Ison Iron Mine (Monument)

Summary

A sub-circular ditched enclosure is visible as cropmarks and earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1973.

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Full Description

A subcircular ditched enclosure, 20m across, was seen on vertical aerial photographs and was mapped during the Brendon Hills Mapping Project. The enclosure lies to the south of the tramway or road associated with the Eisen Iron Mine (MSO8595 / MMO559) at SS 9125 3699. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR OS/73087 575-6 17-APR-1973.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NW.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9125 3699 (27m by 26m)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1101
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW127
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1147891

Record last edited

Jul 16 2018 11:03AM

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