MSO11133 - Bathing Pond, Pixton Park, Dulverton (Monument)


A bathing pond at Pixton Park is marked on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Bathing Pond' is printed on the Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division map. [1] The pond is shown, but not named on the 1976 Ordnance Survey map. [2] 'Bathing Pond' is marked on the Second Edition Ordnance Survey map. It also has an enclosure around it, including a small building. [3] It does not, however, show on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560. SS92NW, Archaeology Division.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1976. 1:10000 Map, 1976. 1:10000. SS92NW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Article in monograph: Gathercole, C.. 2003. English Heritage Extensive Urban Survey: An Archaeological Assessment of Dulverton. The Somerset Urban Archaeological Survey. English Heritage. P.11.
  • <5> Report: Bernhardt, H.. 2005. Historical Report, Pixton Park. P.10.
  • <6> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.



Grid reference Centred SS 9245 2694 (40m by 40m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS92NW

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33439

Record last edited

Aug 2 2016 11:49AM


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