MEM15384 - Mine working at Ison Mine (Monument)

Summary

The location of a former mine shaft or drift, part of Ison Mine. No surface remains survive.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

Full Description

A mine shaft is depicted and annotated on the Ordnance Survey 1st edition 25 inch county series map of circa 1888. [1] This site is in a field of improved pasture. No surface evidence is visible. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. R Wilson-North 8 Jan 1998.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9062 3709 (5m by 5m) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12613
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 35824

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:00PM

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