MDE21085 - Late 19th or early 20th Century footbridge south of Ashton Farm (Monument)

Summary

The footbridge is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A footbridge is depicted and labelled on the on the six inch 1903 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. [1] No sign of a footbridge on the six inch 1962 map. [2] The bridge, and the path that leads to it, are also not shown on the 25 inch 1st Edition map, suggesting it was constructed after this was surveyed. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1892-1906. County Series, 2nd Edition 6 Inch Map. 1:10560. 1903, 3SE and 3NE. [Mapped feature: #46886 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7868 4834 (15m by 8m)
Map sheet SS74NE
Civil Parish BRENDON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON
Civil Parish COUNTISBURY, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31103
  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31104
  • Devon SMR: SS74NE/602
  • Devon SMR: SS74NE/602/1
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE21086

Record last edited

Jan 18 2021 4:24PM

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