MSO9061 - Undated trackway east of Gupworthy (Monument)

Summary

The remains of a possible trackway of unknown date are visible as a faint earthwork on aerial photographs taken in 1971.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

The faint earthwork remains of a possible trackway of unknown date seen aligned WNW-ESE between SS 9700 3552 and 9732 3545, traceable for approximately 350m. Further to the west is a second possible trackway (MSO9060) that may be a continuation of this trackway. The trackway is visible as a single ditch surviving as a faint earthwork and was mapped from aerial photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. HSL/UK/71 177/Run97/8783 07-SEP-1971.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NE.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9716 3546 (341m by 111m) (Centred on)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1184
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10103
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE122
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1166734
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13946

Record last edited

Apr 30 2018 10:58PM

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