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Monument Number 1479799

Hob Uid: 1479799
Location :
Somerset
West Somerset
Dunster, Timberscombe
Grid Ref : SS9710842577
Summary : A possible medieval or post medieval track or hollow way is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork, apparently connecting Higher Kitswall Farm, Dunster and Kitswall Farm, Timberscombe. The track follows the route of the Civil Parish Boundary between Dunster and Timberscombe almost exactly. It is depicted on both modern and historic maps, suggesting it remains in use to this date.
More information : A possible medieval or post medieval track or hollow way is visible on aerial photographs as an earthwork, apparently connecting Higher Kitswall Farm, Dunster and Kitswall Farm, Timberscombe. Centred at approximately SS 9713 4254 and running approximately north-south for 125 metres, the track follows the route of the Civil Parish Boundary between Dunster and Timberscombe almost exactly. It measures up to 6 metres wide. A track is depicted at this location on both modern and historic maps, suggesting it remains in use to this date (1-2).

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Source Number : 1
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR OS/70380 161-62 23-SEP-1970
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Source Number : 2
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : 1:2500 1889
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Medieval
Monument End Date : 1540
Monument Start Date : 1066
Monument Type : Trackway, Hollow Way
Evidence : Earthwork
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Post Medieval
Monument End Date : 1901
Monument Start Date : 1540
Monument Type : Hollow Way, Trackway
Evidence : Earthwork

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SS 94 SE 189
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Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK NMP
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2007-04-01
End Date : 2009-07-01