MSO8853 - Field called Flint Piece, Brompton Regis (Monument)

Summary

Prehistoric activity implied by the field name of Flint Piece. There is no archaeological evidence on the site, which is now occupied by a modern bungalow.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This plot was called "Flint Piece" by 1841. [1] Flint is the local name for quartz. [2] There is no field evidence for an archaeological site in this locality, which is now occupied by a modern bungalow. [3]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Externally held archive reference: Externally held archive. Brompton Regis Tithe Map 1841.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigators Comments. F1 GHP 11-AUG-65.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1962. 6" SS93SW.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. Riley H 1997 RCHME Field Investigation.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 948 314 (147m by 116m)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (1)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW9
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36717
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35769

Record last edited

Dec 20 2012 3:34PM

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