MEM23533 - Possible limekilns to the north of Porlockford (Monument)

Summary

Two structures are visible within Plot 911 on the Porlock Tithe Map, recorded as 'Anchor Inn, Limekiln' within the accompanying Tithe Apportionment. They appear to have been demolished by the early 20th Century.

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Full Description

Two structures, likely to be limekilns, are depicted within Plot 911 on the Porlock Tithe Map. The plot is recorded as 'Anchor Inn, Limekiln' within the accompanying Tithe Apportionment. [1] A single structure is depicted within this plot on the First Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map. [2] The structures are not depicted on the Second Editon 25 inch Ordnance Survey map indicating that they had been eroded or demolished prior to 1907. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Cox, J. W.C.. 1841. Porlock Tithe Map and Apportionment. 13.3 inches : 1 mile. Plot 911.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8678 4766 (36m by 22m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS84NE
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Shoreline Management Plan 2 (0-20)

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:16PM

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