MEM22953 - Post-medieval boundary post near Bossington Hill (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval boundary post was visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, along with a triangulation station. This was not seen on the 2nd or 3rd Edition mapping, though the triangulation station was still present.

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Full Description

A post-medieval boundary post was visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, along with a triangulation station. This was not seen on the 2nd or 3rd Edition mapping, though the triangulation station was still present. No post or station were marked on the 2014 MasterMap. [1-4] This marked the parish boundary between Selworthy and Minehead Without. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #41803 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1933-1938. County Series, Third Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. 1999-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. Sophie Thorogood, 22 September 2014.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9072 4857 (point) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94NW
Civil Parish MINEHEAD WITHOUT, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Civil Parish SELWORTHY, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:14PM

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