MEM24060 - Post-medieval lime kiln and quarry southeast of Monkham House (Monument)

Summary

An old quarry and lime kiln are depicted on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An old quarry and limekiln are depicted and labelled on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS 8533 3789. [1] The site is shown as part of several land parcels on the Tithe Map for Exford, particularly land parcel 151 to the north. This parcel is named "Quarry Cleeve" in the accompanying Apportionment, owned by Silas Wood Blake Esquire and occupied by John Veysey. [2] The area is now depicted as wooded. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: 1840. Exford Tithe Map and Apportionment. Land parcel 151.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8533 3788 (87m by 103m)
Map sheet SS83NE
Civil Parish EXFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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  • None recorded

Record last edited

Apr 3 2018 3:08PM

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