MEM22863 - Post-medieval quarry near Culbone Wood (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval quarry is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

A post-medieval quarry was visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map and annotated as 'old quarry', indicating it had fallen out of use prior to the survey. This was visible as earthworks on the 2nd Edition map, without accompanying annotation. But was not seen on the 2014 MasterMap. [1-3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8277 4849 (11m by 18m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS84NW
Civil Parish OARE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Jan 27 2021 11:50AM

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