Source/Archive record SEM6912 - Earlier Iron-Working on Exmoor: Preliminary Survey

Type Report
Title Earlier Iron-Working on Exmoor: Preliminary Survey
Author/Originator
Date/Year 1997

Abstract/Summary

First stage of the Earlier Iron-Working on Exmoor Project, demonstrating the range of strategies adopted and discussing the observations made during the pilot survey.

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Referenced Monuments (23)

  • Blue Gate Iron Mine (Monument)
  • Carnarvon Mine New Pit (Monument)
  • Carnarvon Old Pit (Monument)
  • Hangley Cleave Iron Mine (Monument)
  • Hoe Combe Drift, Ison Mine (Monument)
  • Iron Age or Roman iron smelting bloomery at Sherracombe Ford (Monument)
  • Iron Age or Roman smithing at Timberscombe Enclosure (Monument)
  • Ison Mine, Winsford (Monument)
  • Late Roman or early medieval iron smelting site in Blacklake Wood (Monument)
  • Medieval and post-medieval iron working site and iron hammer mill in Horner Wood (Monument)
  • Medieval iron smelting site at eastern end of Shircombe Slade (Monument)
  • Medieval iron-smelting site at Oldrey (Monument)
  • Mining remains north of Wintershead Farm (Monument)
  • Mining remains north of Wintershead Farm (Monument)
  • Possible undated slag heap in Draydon Wood (Monument)
  • Post-medieval mineral prospecting at Great Woolcombe (Monument)
  • Post-medieval mining earthworks at Winstitchen (Monument)
  • Post-medieval opencast haematite mine at Brockwell (Monument)
  • Post-medieval or earlier smelting site at Bridgetown (Monument)
  • Post-medieval Picked Stones Iron Mine on Winstitchen (Monument)
  • Roman Lode Ironworkings (Monument)
  • Smelting Site, Brayford [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
  • Wychanger Iron Mine (Monument)

Referenced Events (1)

  • 1996: DBA; SV - Earlier Iron-Working on Exmoor Prelimary Survey

Record last edited

Apr 20 2021 11:09AM