Target Railway Terrace, East Myne, Holnicote Estate

Record ID:  115494 / MNA167602
Record type:  Monument
Protected Status: None Recorded
NT Property:  Holnicote Estate; South West
Civil Parish:  Minehead Without; West Somerset; Somerset
Grid Reference:  SS 9305 4836
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Summary

a terrace 13m wide cut along the hillside for 90m as a target railway for training during World War II.

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Monument Types

  • TARGET RAILWAY (Mid 20th C - 1940 AD to 1945 AD)

Description

a terrace 13m wide cut along the hillside for 90m as a target railway for training during World War II.It is set running southeast from site 115493 to 115495. [Location refers to Western end of terrace - 115495 denotes Eastern end]

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  • SZN48220 - Unpublished document: Isabel Richardson. 2001.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

Associated Finds

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Related Records

  • Related to: Tank Training Range, North Hill, Holnicote Estate (Monument) - 115467 / MNA167559