MEM15345 - Shaft at Withiel Hill Pit (Monument)

Summary

Location of a second mine shaft at Withiel Hill Pit. The shaft has been filled and ploughed over.

Please read the .

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

A second mine shaft at Withiel Hill Pit, centred on circa SS 99353517. The shaft has been in-filled and levelled by ploughing. [1] The shaft is depicted on the ordnance Survey first edition County Series map, annotated as 'Old Shaft'. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: Jones, M.H.. 1995. Report on Proposed Low-Key Visitor Access to Industrial Sites on the Brendon Hills. P.14.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9934 3516 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:25PM

Feedback?

Your feedback is welcome. If you can provide any new information about this record, please contact us.