MSO8952 - Ridge and furrow to east of Withiel Farm (Monument)

Summary

Ridge and furrow fields and associated field banks in fields east of Withiel Farm, visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1947. They are probably of medieval date.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

Full Description

Ridge and furrow fields and associated field banks, probably of medieval date, in fields to the east of Withiel Farm. These features are visible on vertical air photographs and are located on either side of a small stream valley at SS 9867 3389 and SS 9995 3385. [1]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 3147-8 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/2082 4023-4 (19 May 1947).
  • <3>XY Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93SE. [Mapped features: #39554 ; #40401 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9931 3387 (1285m by 35m) (Centred on)
Map sheet SS93SE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO758
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SE85
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1121276

Record last edited

Apr 20 2018 10:32PM

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