Timberscombe Hillfort, Timberscombe, Somerset

Timberscombe hillfort was discovered in 1992 and purchased by Exmoor National Park in 1994.

A hillslope enclosure about 1ha in larch woodland. There are surviving banks up to 1m in height. There are also possible outworks but thick brush and fallen trees make interpretation difficult.

Aerial photograph from 2001 shows that the site has been cleared.


OS map reference: ST 057 244. Nearest town/village: Timberscombe.

Data kindly supplied by the Somerset Historic Environment Record.

Record created in February 1995

© Copyright Somerset County Council 2007

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