MEM15306 - Adit no 2 at Bearland Wood Iron Mine (Monument)

Summary

Excavated cutting leading to a adit with a blocked entrance in Chargot Wood.

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Protected Status

Full Description

Excavated cutting leading to a blocked entrance to mine adit, located adjacent to Smelting site. [1] The entrance to number 2 adit, centred on circa SS 97453585, has been blocked by the construction of a forestry road. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: The Hartley Conservation Partnership + David Sekers Consulting Partnership. 2004. West Somerset Mineral Railway Conservation Plan. P.28.
  • <2> Report: Jones, M.H.. 1995. Report on Proposed Low-Key Visitor Access to Industrial Sites on the Brendon Hills. P.15.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9744 3585 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish LUXBOROUGH, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:25PM

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