MSO9063 - Ridge and furrow remains at Gupworthy (Monument)

Summary

Three fields of ridge and furrow of unknown date are visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1971.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

The earthwork remains of three fields of ridge and furrow of unknown date centred at SS 9630 3534, 9642 3525 and 9663 3518. It is not clear whether they are medieval or post-medieval in date. They were seen as earthworks and mapped from aerial photographs. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. HSL UK/71 177/8781-2 07-SEP-1971.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NE.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9645 3528 (489m by 326m) (Centred on)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1186
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10105
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE124
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1166754
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13948

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:26PM

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