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MSO12508 - Post-medieval sheepfold at Wheal Eliza

ENPHER Number:MSO12508
Name:Post-medieval sheepfold at Wheal Eliza
Type of Record:Monument
Grid Reference:SS 7837 3813

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A 19th Century sheepfold possibly associated with the Wheal Eliza mine (MSO6802).

Monument Types

  • SHEEP FOLD (AD 19th Century to AD 20th Century - 1800 AD? to 1900 AD? (Unclassified))

Designated Status: none recorded


Burrow's 1979 plan of Wheal Eliza shows an 'old sheep fold' but his text does not mention it. This may have been connected with the 19th Century mine (MSO6802). [1-4]

<1> Webster, CJ SMRO, Apr 1998, Verbal communication (Unassigned). SSO2068.

<2> Burrow, I., Minnitt, S. + Murless, B., 1980, Somerset Archaeology 1979, 136 (Measured Plan) (Article in serial). SSO858.

<3> Burrow, 19.7.1979, site visit records (Unassigned). SSO819.

<4> SCC HBC 3.14.2 (Survey). SSO406.

Related records

MSO6802Part of: Wheal Eliza Mine (Monument)

Other References

  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35710
Date Last Edited:Oct 23 2013 4:23PM


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