Thesaurus Term/Concept: PROSPECTING PIT

Identifier 69268
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A pit dug in the prospect of finding valuable minerals, coal, metal ores, etc, beneath the ground surface.

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Context Record
Monument Type MEM23084 19th Century prospecting feature on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10157 19th Century prospecting pit on Swap Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10155 19th Century prospecting pit or quarry northeast of Larkbarrow Corner (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10161 19th Century prospecting pit southwest of Larkbarrow Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10173 19th Century prospecting pit west of Larkbarrow (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1232 19th Century prospecting pits south of Larkbarrow Farmhouse (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23384 19th Century prospecting trench near Warren Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2821 A pit, probably the remains of quarry of post-medi... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2774 A small irregular quarry is visible on aerial phot... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2819 A small pit, probably the remains of quarry of pos... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2413 A small quarry or prospecting trench of probable p... (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6747 An iron mine consisting of the site of a shaft and... (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6918 Blue Gate Iron Mine (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10451 Earthwork, ENE of Driver Farm, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2829 Extensive linear pits are visible as earthworks on... (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15659 Linear Banks Adjacent to Kinsford Hill Road and Kinsford Water (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15498 Medieval or post-medieval earthworks in Ashwick Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15513 Medieval or post-medieval quarry or prospecting pit in Dibble Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11014 Mining hollows, Elsworthy, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15412 Mining remains north of Wintershead Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15413 Mining remains north of Wintershead Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10458 Mining trial pits, Short Combe, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15520 Pit, Mill Ham Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MDE11669 Possible iron prospection remains at Myrtleberry North Camp (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23705 Possible medieval rectangular enclosure at Bradymoor (Monument)
Monument Type MEM24485 Possible Post Medieval Prospecting Pit on Verney's Allotment (Monument)
Monument Type MEM24486 Possible Post Medieval Prospecting Pit on Verney's Allotment (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23356 Possible Post Medieval stone quarrying site or prospecting feature on the western edge of Warren Farm. (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12295 Possible Post Medieval Trail Pit on Verney's Allotment. (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3385 Possible post-medieval mineral prospection gullies on East Anstey Common (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22550 Possible post-medieval prospecting feature on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22471 Possible post-medieval prospecting feature on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22484 Possible post-medieval prospecting feature on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2949 Possible post-medieval prospecting pit on Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22496 Possible post-medieval prospecting pit on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23942 Possible Post-Medieval Prospecting Pit on the Eastern Edge of Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3247 Possible post-medieval prospecting pit or World War Two impact crater on North Molton Ridge (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2945 Possible post-medieval prospecting pits on Horsen (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22495 Possible post-medieval prospecting pits on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MMO816 Possible post-medieval quarrying or prospecting southeast of Blindwell (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15442 Possible Prospecting Pit and platform, Sherracombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15438 Possible Prospecting Pit, Sherracombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15439 Possible Prospecting Pit, Sherracombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15441 Possible Prospecting Pit, Sherracombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15436 Possible Prospecting Pit, Sherracombe. (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22423 Possible stone quarrying north of Blue Gate Iron Mine (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22687 Post-medieval drainage on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MMO520 Post-medieval extraction or prospecting earthworks on North Molton Ridge (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22469 Post-medieval extractive pit on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MDE13246 Post-medieval iron mining remains on Triss Combe (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6812 Post-medieval iron workings 'The Roman Adit' at Cornham Ford (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22464 Post-medieval mineral exploration work on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7011 Post-medieval mineral prospecting at Great Woolcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7054 Post-medieval mining earthworks at Winstitchen (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22475 Post-medieval mining or prospecting work on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12517 Post-medieval mining trial pit east of Wheal Eliza (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12563 Post-medieval mining trial pits near Wheal Eliza (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22595 Post-medieval mound and pit near Pinkworthy (or Pinkery) Pond (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22596 Post-medieval mound and pit near Pinkworthy (or Pinkery) Pond (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22598 Post-medieval mound and pit near Pinkworthy (or Pinkery) Pond (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22599 Post-medieval mound and pit near Pinkworthy (or Pinkery) Pond (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22609 Post-medieval mound and pit on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22549 Post-medieval mound on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22594 Post-medieval mound on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2830 Post-medieval or Modern quarry pits on Kitnor Heath (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1228 Post-medieval or modern trench north of Larkbarrow Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2948 Post-medieval pits or quarries on Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23946 Post-Medieval Pospecting Work and Spoil Dump on Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23950 Post-Medieval Possible Prospecting Cut at the Head of the Slope on Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23940 Post-Medieval Prospecting Cut on the Eastern Side of Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23941 Post-Medieval Prospecting Cut on the Eastern Side of Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22553 Post-medieval prospecting feature on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22571 Post-medieval prospecting on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22575 Post-medieval prospecting on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22476 Post-medieval prospecting or extraction feature on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23947 Post-Medieval Prospecting Pit on Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22540 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22544 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22545 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22554 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22572 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22573 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22574 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22463 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22468 Post-medieval prospecting pit on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22657 Post-medieval prospecting pit on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22679 Post-medieval prospecting pit on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23357 Post-Medieval prospecting pit or peat cutting on the eastern side of Warren Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7052 Post-medieval prospecting pits at Picked Stones (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22570 Post-medieval prospecting pits on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22576 Post-medieval prospecting pits on Halscombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22466 Post-medieval prospecting pits on Spooners (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2954 Post-medieval prospecting pits on Winstitchin (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7071 Post-medieval prospecting trench east of Emmett's Grange (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22590 Post-medieval prospecting trench on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22674 Post-medieval prospecting trench on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22547 Post-medieval prospecting trenches on Deer Park (Monument)
Monument Type MEM22685 Post-medieval quarries and mineral prospecting on The Chains (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3049 Post-medieval quarry east of Benton Road [outside Park boundary] (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2193 Prospecting trench in Hoaroak Valley (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6804 Roman Lode Ironworkings (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15431 Scoops and Mound (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7065 Two post-medieval adits at the head of Drybridge Combe (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7060 Two post-medieval prospecting pits at Burcombe (Monument)
Monument Type MEM24134 Undated pit northeast of Emmett's Grange (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15575 Undated prospecting pits in Embelle Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MMO411 Unnamed (Monument)
Monument Type MDE8285 World War Two impact craters west of the Great Hangman Summit Cairn (Monument)