MEM23020 - Post-medieval sand pit on North Hill (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval former sand pit was visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey maps. This was no longer visible on the 2nd Edition map.

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Full Description

A post-medieval sand pit was visible on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey maps, annotated as 'old sand pit' indicating it was disused by the time of the survey. This was no longer visible on the 2nd Edition map. [1, 2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #41862 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9597 4782 (14m by 6m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94NE
Civil Parish MINEHEAD WITHOUT, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Mar 10 2021 4:46PM

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