MDE20651 - Late 19th Century or early 20th Century pond south of Woolhanger Wood (Monument)

Summary

Local information suggests the pond fed the waterwheel powered organ at Woolhanger.

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Full Description

Local information indicates that the pond at SS 6944 4490 was used in connection with a leat to power an organ in the music room at Woolhanger. Cursory examination did not reveal evidence for either sluice arrangements or for a leat. [1] Fishpond markedon the Ordnance Survey maps of 1903 and 1963. [2,3] The pond is not present on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Wilson-North, R.. Field Investigators Comments. RCHME Field Investigation, 19 August 1993.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1903/38. 6 Inch: 1903-38. 1:10560.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1963. 6 Inch Map: 1963.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 6943 4489 (39m by 47m)
Map sheet SS64SE
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 57023
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/193

Record last edited

Mar 26 2018 1:31PM

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