Black Ball Camp: a later prehistoric defended settlement on Gallox Hill, Dunster, West Somerset - Exmoor (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Black Ball Camp: a later prehistoric defended settlement on Gallox Hill
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1007668
  • Local Planning Authority: Exmoor (NP)
  • Site Type: Defence

Location

  • County: Somerset
  • District / Borough: West Somerset
  • Parish: Dunster
  • National Park: Exmoor (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bridgwater and West Somerset
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Extensive significant problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Bracken
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Crown
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, RPG grade II*

Contact Details

Charlotte Russell 01271 831505

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England