MSO11239 - Blindman's Well, Grabbist Hill (Monument)

Summary

The well is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

"Blindman's Well" is printed and shown on the Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division 6 inch map. [1] The well is also shown on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2] The well is still labelled on 2018 MasterMap data. [3] The well is depicted and labelled on the Tithe Map for Dunster Parish, although the accuracy of its positioning is unclear from the Georeferenced version viewed. [4] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1962. 6" SS94SE.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #42511 ]
  • <4> Map: 1842. Dunster Tithe Map and Apportionment. 6 chains = 1 inch.
  • <5> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1119481, Extant 19 May 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9790 4374 (point)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish DUNSTER, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO9470
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 SE57
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1119481
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33577

Record last edited

May 19 2022 1:39PM

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