MDE20653 - Late 19th or early 20th Century fishpond south of Home Plantation (Monument)

Summary

A fishpond appears to have been constructed at some time between the creation of the late 19th Century 1st Edition and early 20th Century 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map shows some earthworks in this location but no fishpond. [1] The fishpond has been constructed by the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map and it is also shown on the 1903/1938 map. [2,3] The fishpond does not appear on the 1962 map, although it is currently (2013) extant. [4,5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1889.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1904.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1903/38. 6 Inch: 1903-38. 1:10560.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7015 4492 (67m by 111m)
Map sheet SS74SW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 57025
  • Devon SMR: SS74SW/126

Record last edited

Mar 27 2018 10:20AM

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