MEM22033 - Fishpond at Barlynch Priory (Monument)

Summary

On the western side of the leat at Barlynch Priory is a shallow, rectangular fishpond.

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On the western side of the leat at Barlynch Priory is a shallow, rectangular fishpond. It measures 38 metres by 15 metres, and is defined by a compact earthen bank on its southern end and western side. On its eastern side, it is defined by a 0.4 metre high scarp adjacent to the leat. The northern end is a substantial scarp, 0.6 metres high. [1]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: Wilson-North, R.. 1999. The Priory of St Nicholas, Barlynch, Brompton Regis, Somerset. P.9.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Burrow, I.. 1983. Site Visit Form with Plan of Barlynch Priory.

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Grid reference Centred SS 9289 2910 (22m by 36m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Mar 19 2015 1:34PM

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