MEM23025 - Post-medieval quarry on Culver Cliff (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval former quarry was visible on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps. The earthworks were still visible on the 3rd Edition map and on the 2014 MasterMap.

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Full Description

A post-medieval quarry was visible on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps; this was annotated as 'old quarry' indicating it was disused by the time of the first survey. The earthworks were still visible on the 3rd Edition map and on the 2014 MasterMap. [1-4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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. 1933-1938. County Series, Third Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #41866 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9622 4772 (38m by 32m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94NE
Civil Parish MINEHEAD WITHOUT, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Mar 10 2021 4:45PM

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