MEM24732 - Post-medieval adit in Lime Combe (Monument)

Summary

An adit possibly driven by Frederick Knight or Rogers as part of investigations into the mineral potential of the Forest.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

8.1.3. SS 7633 4040. An unnamed adit in Lime Combe may have been driven by Frederick Knight or Rogers as part of investigations into the mineral potential of the Forest. It was not thought to exceed 5 metres in length. Its condition was said to be safe in 1995. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1>XY Report: Exmoor Mines Research Group. 1995. Report on the safety condition of disused mine workings on lands owned by Exmoor National Park Department and other lands nearby. 8.1.3 p20. [Mapped feature: #46268 8.1.3]

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Location

Grid reference SS 7633 4040 (point)
Map sheet SS74SE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Aug 19 2019 5:04PM

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