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Monument Number 35052

Hob Uid: 35052
Location :
Somerset, Devon
Somerset West and Taunton, North Devon
Exmoor, Brayford
Grid Ref : SS7255038030
Summary : A Bronze Age bowl barrow measuring 14m in diameter and 0.7m high is visible adjacent to Setta Barrow, Exmoor. It is referred to by Grinsell as High Bray no. 7, and is part of a large group of similar monuments, including Setta Barrow itself.
More information : "High Bray No 7", bowl barrow at SS 72563801 seen by Grinsell in April 1949. Diameter 12 paces, height 1 1/2'.(1)

SS 72553803. A probable bowl barrow 14.0 metres in diameter and up to 0.7 metres high. Surveyed at 1:2500 (2)

The bowl barrow described above is clearly visible on aerial photographs as a circular mound lying immediately south of Setta Barrow (NMR UID 35008) at approximately SS 7255 3804. It measures approximately 13 metres in diameter. Like Setta Barrow, it is situated on high ground, with panoramic views of the surrounding moor (3).

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Source Number : 1
Source : Devon Archaeological Society proceedings
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Page(s) : 122
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Vol(s) : 28
Source Number : 2
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 MJF 04-MAR-73
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Source Number : 3
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR OS/73087 623-24 17-APR-1973
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
Monument End Date : -700
Monument Start Date : -2600
Monument Type : Bowl Barrow
Evidence : Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : 12163
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : HER Number (Exmoor National Park)
External Cross Reference Number : MDE1201
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SS 73 NW 15
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 35008
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SS 73 NW 15
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1973-03-04
End Date : 1973-03-04
Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK NMP
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2007-04-01
End Date : 2009-07-01