MEM15234 - 20th Century building east of Sparkhayes Lane (Monument)


A small building is depicted on historic Ordnance Survey maps at the northern end of Sparkhayes Lane.

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A small building at the north-easten end of Sparkhayes Lane, approximatley 7 metres by three metres in size. The structure was noted from historic Ordnance Survey maps of the 1930s. No evidence visible in the field. [1] The building does not appear on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2] The building is depicted on the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Report: McDonnell, R.. 1995. Porlock Bay and Marsh: A Rapid Preliminary Assessment of the Cultural and Palaeoenvironmental Resource. P. 29.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.



Grid reference Centred SS 8852 4778 (9m by 13m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS84NE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Coastal Risk 2014: Flood Zone 3 fluvial & tidal
  • Coastal Risk 2016: Flood Zone 2 fluvial and tidal
  • Coastal Risk 2016: Flood Zone 3 fluvial and tidal
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:08PM


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