MOUNT PLEASANT LINE

The point on the layout is at E498630 N153347. OS Ancient Monument symbol is at E498643 N153339. The distance between these two points is 17.2 metres. The coordinates of the site were loaded into the hand-held GPS and the site of the symbol was located in rough ground on Whitmoor Common. There was no evidence of any earthworks at this point but upon walking 17 metres to the north-west to locate the layout coordinates a faint outline of a circular bank could be seen beneath open birch and oak trees.

SCALE PLAN OF THE MOUNT PLEASANT LINE

SCALE PLAN MOUNT PLEASANT LINE

 

MOUNT PLEASANT LINE DATA

The code is the degrees from north (refined to 252.22) followed by the
distance in Druid Miles (DM) from the base point 252/0

Code     Easting      Northing     Site

252/0     499675     153682     Whitmoor Barrow
252/1     498630     153347     Mount Pleasant Barrow
252/2     497585     153012
252/3     496540     152678
252/4     495495     152343
252/5     494450     152008
252/6     493405     151673
252/7     492360     151339

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