MSO9397 - Post-medieval extractive pit west of Higher Broford (Monument)

Summary

An extractive pit of probable post-medieval date is visible as an earthwork on aerial photographs taken in 1964.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Extractive pit of probable post-medieval date, visible as earthworks on vertical aerial photographs. [1,2] The earthwork also appears on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey mapping. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 543/2821 (F63) 0271-2 (27 April 1964).
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93SW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9109 3117 (22m by 37m)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1075
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW105
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1134109

Record last edited

Dec 6 2016 12:27PM

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