MEM25171 - St John's Churchyard, Cutcombe (Monument)


The churchyard has been in use since medieval times and is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The graveyard has been in use since medieval times. [1] St John's Churchyard is shown but not labelled on the 2022 MasterMap data. [2] The 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps show the northwestern half of the churchyard subdivided from the main area. The main parcel is labelled 765 and the northwestern one 770. [3,4] The churchyard is shown on the Cutcombe Tithe Map. It is labelled 346 and described as a church yard. It is not depicted as subdivided. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council / South West Heritage Trust staff comments. M Aston, 23 November 1976.
  • <2>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2022. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #47914 ]
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <5> Map: 1842. Cutcombe Tithe Map and Apportionment. Land parcel 765.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Church Heritage Record ID: 601461
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10550
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11146
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW2
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36652
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33476
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33502
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31021



Grid reference Centred SS 9309 3925 (88m by 108m)
Map sheet SS93NW

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Record last edited

Apr 12 2022 1:46PM


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