MSO8997 - Number of Mounds on Haddon Hill (Monument)

Summary

A number of small amorphous mounds on the slopes of Hadborough Hill. They are clearly post-medieval or later in date and may be associated with peat working or field clearance.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A dispersed group of small mounds on the slopes of Hadborough. They vary from 1.4 metres in diameter to 3.5 metres in diameter. They are presumably post-medieval in date and are probably associated with peat working (see MSO12685), clearance and other aspects of land improvement. [1-2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. Wilson-North, R. 24/02/1998.
  • <2> Report: Wilson-North, R.. 1998. Haddon Hill, Brompton Regis, Somerset: An archaeological survey by the RCHME.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 96178 28680 (552m by 211m) (Centred on)
Map sheet SS92NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12674
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12675
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12676
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12677
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12678
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12679
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NE37
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132685
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35887
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35888
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35889
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35890
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35891
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35892

Record last edited

Dec 13 2012 9:48AM

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