MSO8837 - Possible Roman activity at Hadborough (Find Spot)

Summary

Several Roman coins dug up before 1791 "from a mount called Hadborough", on the west end of Haddon Hill.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

[Marginal] Several Roman coins have been dug up at a mount called Hadborough near the west end of Haddon Hill, though its exact location is unknown. [1] Additional Bibliography. [2-5] The presumed site of a barrow. [6] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [7,8]

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <1> Monograph: Collinson J. 1791. History of Somerset. 3. 502.
  • <2> Serial: Devonshire Association. 1862 -. Devonshire Association reports and transactions. Volume 44 (1912), 716 (H St George Gray).
  • <3> Article in serial: Seaby, W.A.. 1952. Notes: Notes on Roman Coins From West Somerset. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. 97. Part II, pp 189-192. p 192.
  • <4> Monograph: Page, W. (editor). 1906. The Victoria History of the County of Somerset. Archibald Constable and Company, Limited (London). 1. p363.
  • <5> Report: Wilson-North, R.. 1998. Haddon Hill, Brompton Regis, Somerset: An archaeological survey by the Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. RCHME.
  • <6> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Various. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 1 July 1998.
  • <7> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 36522, Extant 28 March 2022.
  • <8> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 36503, Extant 28 March 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 96 28 (point)
Map sheet SS92NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (1)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (2)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11116
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8120
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO8367
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE16
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE5
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36503
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36522
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33413

Record last edited

Apr 18 2022 9:47PM

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