Quarry and field boundary, Western Brockholes, North Hill, Holnicote Estate

Record ID:  115517 / MNA167630
Record type:  Monument
Protected Status: None Recorded
NT Property:  Holnicote Estate; South West
Civil Parish:  Minehead Without; West Somerset; Somerset
Grid Reference:  SS 9179 4895
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Summary

small quarries and a field bank in the area between Henner’s Combe and Western Brockholes, the bank may have been part of an effort to enclose the area and add it to West Myne, or to the holding (now part of West Myne) which is included in Selworthy parish.

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Monument Types

  • STONE QUARRY (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Description

small quarries and a field bank in the area between Henner’s Combe and Western Brockholes, the bank may have been part of an effort to enclose the area and add it to West Myne, or to the holding (now part of West Myne) which is included in Selworthy parish.The small quarries presumably provided the stone for the banks.

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  • SZN48220 - Unpublished document: Isabel Richardson. 2001.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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