MEM24671 - Tripp's Castle (Monument)


A building is shown on historic mapping and appears to date to the mid to late 19th Century. It is no longer extant.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The site is shown as a clear area on the Tithe Map for Cutcombe. [1] The 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map depicts a small building at SS 9228 3861. It is labelled Tripp's Castle. Three small enclosures are shown to the north and east of the building. [2] The building is again shown on the 2nd Edition map but has been slightly enlarged. [3] The building is visible on 1946-8 Royal Air Force aerial photographs of the site. [4] The building is no longer extant. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: 1842. Cutcombe Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #46140 ]
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 -1948. Vertical Aerial Photography.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap.



Grid reference Centred SS 9228 3860 (19m by 19m)
Map sheet SS93NW

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Record last edited

Jun 17 2019 1:55PM


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