MEM24847 - Post-medieval clay pit east of Clements Cottage (Monument)


A circular clay pit feature is shown within an orchard on late 19th Century mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A circular clay pit is depicted but not labelled on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS 9327 4544, at the eastern end of an orchard plot. [1] The feature is depicted similarly on the 2nd Edition map. [2] The 25 inch 3rd Edition map shows that the eastern side of the feature had been reduced in size. [3] The feature is not shown on 2020 MasterMap data. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. [Mapped feature: #46551 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1929. County Series, 3rd Edition 25 inch map. 1:25,000.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.



Grid reference Centred SS 9327 4544 (37m by 39m)
Map sheet SS94NW
Historic Parish SELWORTHY

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  • None recorded

Record last edited

Dec 15 2020 1:57PM


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