MEM22416 - Undated stone on Hopcott Common (Monument)

Summary

A stone is marked on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS 95619 43952. This may be a former parish boundary marker or a prehistoric standing stone.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A stone is marked on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS 95619 43952. This may be a former boundary marker or a prehistoric standing stone. [1] The stone is also labelled and depicted on the 2nd Edition map. [2] The stone is on the historic parish boundary between Wootton Courtenay and Minehead and may, therefore, have functioned as a parish boundary marker. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #40618 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: 1843. Minehead Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <4> Map: 1844. Wootton Courtenay Tithe Map and Apportionment.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9561 4395 (point)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish WOOTTON COURTENAY, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Historic Parish WOOTTON COURTNEY

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Jan 22 2020 4:28PM

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