MEM15410 - 19th Century mine shaft at Blacklands Mine (Monument)

Summary

A shaft of Blacklands Mine is depicted on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A shaft of Blacklands Mine, apparently filled, is centred on circa SS 8400 3694. [1] The shaft is depicted and annotated as ‘Old Shaft’ on the Ordnance Survey 1st Edition County Series 1:2500 map. [2] The shaft is depicted but not labelled on the 2nd Edition map. [3] The feature is not shown on modern MasterMap data. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Monograph: Bryant T.C. 1980. The Hollow Hills of Brendon. 3.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8400 3693 (39m by 22m) Historic mapping
Map sheet SS83NW
Civil Parish WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 83 NW35
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 974457
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34293

Record last edited

Jun 8 2022 12:36PM

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