MEM21981 - Kennels at Jury House, Pixton Park (Building)

Summary

In 1740, the mastership of the Devon and Somerset Staghounds passed to Mr Edward Dyke of Pixton. The hounds were kept at kennels at Jury, on the slope of the hill above Hele Bridge, next to the North Drive to Pixton Park.

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Full Description

In 1740, the mastership of the Devon and Somerset Staghounds passed to Mr Edward Dyke of Pixton. The hounds were kept at kennels at Jury, on the slope of the hill above Hele Bridge, next to the North Drive to Pixton Park. In 1861, the hounds were moved from Jury Kennels. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: Bernhardt, H.. 2005. Historical Report, Pixton Park. P.5, 6, 9.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9279 2776 (25m by 25m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

May 12 2014 3:01PM

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