MEM25175 - Post-medieval pond east of Upcott Cottage (Monument)


A pond is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Tithe Map for Winsford depicts a square structure at c.SS 9165 3628. It is in a field labelled 391, which the Apportionment describes as "Pond Wood". [1] The feature is depicted and coloured as a pond within a small area of scrub on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2] The pond is not shown on the 25 inch 2nd Edition map, although the area of scrub is still depicted. [3] The site is clear on the 2022 MasterMap data. [4] The pond may or may not have been linked to the water meadow system recorded as MMO564. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1>XY Map: 1839. Winsford Tithe Map and Apportionment. Land parcel 391. [Mapped feature: #47925 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. County Series; 2nd Edition (1st Revision) 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2022. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. 1993-. Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Team staff comments. Catherine Dove, 25 April 2022.



Grid reference Centred SS 9165 3628 (30m by 28m)
Map sheet SS93NW

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Other Statuses/References

  • None recorded

Record last edited

Apr 25 2022 7:58PM


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