MEM15390 - Surface workings at Ison Mine (Monument)

Summary

An area of surface workings of possible 19th century date, associated with Ison Mine. It is possible they may represent earlier surface extraction.

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Full Description

An area of surface workings is recorded at circa SS 9057 3713. Although possibly exploratory workings associated with the 19th Century phase of Ison Mine, the earthworks may represent earlier attempts at surface extraction. [1] It is possible this is a duplicate record of monument UID MMO945. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. Wilson-North, R. 8-Jan-1998.
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. Hegarty, C. 14-Sep-2009.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9056 3712 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12619
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35830

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:00PM

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