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. [2-6] The presumed site of a barrow. [7]

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <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> Serial: Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. 1851-. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. Volume 97 (1952), 192 (WA Seaby).
  • <4> Monograph: Page, W. (editor). 1906. The Victoria History of the County of Somerset. Archibald Constable and Company, Limited (London). 1.
  • <5> Report: Wilson-North, R.. 1998. Haddon Hill, Brompton Regis, Somerset: An archaeological survey by the RCHME.
  • <6> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1963. SS92NE. 5.
  • <7> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 1 July 1998.

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
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36503
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36522
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33413

Record last edited

Oct 13 2015 9:07AM

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