Cairn, Bossington Hill, Holnicote Estate

Record ID:  115432 / MNA167485
Record type:  Monument
Protected Status: Scheduled Monument
NT Property:  Holnicote Estate; South West
Civil Parish:  Minehead Without; West Somerset; Somerset
Grid Reference:  SS 9083 4862
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Summary

a cairn on Bossington Hill, overlooking the Bristol Channel, about 12m in diameter by 0.9m high.

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Monument Types

  • CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Description

a cairn on Bossington Hill, overlooking the Bristol Channel, about 12m in diameter by 0.9m high.There is a dip in the centre, suggesting it has been dug into in (possibly) the 19c. The cairn lies within a medieval/post-medieval field system.

Condition: good

References

  • SZN48220 - Unpublished document: Isabel Richardson. 2001. Archaeological Survey of the Holnicote Estate, Somerset.

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Associated Events

  • ENA3149 - Field Survey, Archaeological Survey of the Holnicote Estate 2001

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