Guided Walk: Ley Hill Medieval Settlement


Date: 10th Jun 2021 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
A walk with a knowledgeable leader to the deserted medieval settlement on Ley Hill, excavated during archaeological evaluation work for the National Trust. There are the remains of a hamlet of seven buildings, surviving as low stony banks, though no documented history survives. The buildings are grouped along a former route from Exford to Porlock, and are associated with a field system nearby. There are some steep climbs. 3mls2.5mls. No dogs. Meet at 10.30am at Horner Village National Trust car park (fee payable for non-NT members) TA24 8HY.The walk is dependent on Government Covid regulations permitting group exercise at the time. Please check the Exmoor Society website for current information. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL in any case, using the form on the Exmoor Society website page for this walk.This walk links to the talk in Simonsbath Festival on ‘Landscape Archaeology on Exmoor’ on Wednesday 9th, 7.30pm.

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Location: Horner village NT car park TA24 8HY
Booking: Booking essential
Charge: Free but donations are welcome to help cover administration costs
Contact: 01398323335

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