MSO9375 - Field Gutter System, Barns Close, Dulverton (Monument)

Summary

A post medieval field gutter system is visible on aerial photographs. It has now been built over.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A system of post medieval field gutters is visible on aerial photographs, probably forming part of a water meadow, know locally as a Catch Meadow irrigation system. The remains of three roughly parallel ditches, measuring between 55 and 120 metres long, are visible centred at SS 9205 2756. These features have been built over. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 540/890 4079-80. 03/10/1952.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9203 2755 (119m by 93m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO861
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10054
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 92 NW54
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1132266
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 13538

Record last edited

Dec 3 2012 4:48PM

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