MEM15379 - Passmore's Pit at Ison Mine (Monument)
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Passmore’s pit is described as being open to a depth of about 10 metres but fenced and filled with sheep carcases.  The shaft is 6.2 metres in diameter and 7 metres deep, and below the surface becomes a square, rock cut opening before becoming obscured by rubbish. The surrounding area is covered in spoil. The shaft is surrounded by a hedged enclosure bank topped by a beech hedge. 
|Grid reference||Centred SS 9042 3711 (26m by 31m)|
|Civil Parish||WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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- Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12610
- National Park: Exmoor National Park
- Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 35821
Record last edited
Jan 20 2020 12:46PM
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