MEM23532 - Post-medieval building to the north of Porlockford (Monument)

Summary

A building is depicted within Plot 915 on the Porlock Tithe Map. The building is not present on the later First Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map.

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Full Description

A building is depicted adjacent to the northern boundary of Plot 915 on the Porlock Tithe Map, recorded as a 'Timber Yard and Back House' within the accompanying Tithe Apportionment. [1] The building is not present on the First Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map indicating that it had been eroded or demolished prior to 1901. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: Cox, J. W.C.. 1841. Porlock Tithe Map and Apportionment. 13.3 inches : 1 mile. Plot 915.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8670 4770 (22m by 15m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS84NE
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Coastal Risk 2014: Flood Zone 2 tidal
  • Coastal Risk 2016: Flood Zone 2 tidal
  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (0-20)
  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (20-50)

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:16PM

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