MSO11513 - Limekiln northwest of Roadwater Farm (Monument)

Summary

A lime kiln and quarry are shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (2)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

"Old limekiln" printed on OS 25" map. [1] Nothing shown on OS 1:10,000 map. [2] Nothing shown on OS 6" map. [3] The limekiln is shown with an old quarry on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [4] Holley records a limekiln and limestone quarry northeast of Roadwater Farm, at ST 0326 3909, from documentary sources. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1904. 25" sheet. 47(8).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1976. 1:10,000 ST03NW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1904. 6" sheet 47NE.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <5> Report: Holley, S.. 1997. An Investigation of Limekilns on Exmoor for the Purposes of Conservation.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ST 0325 3911 (59m by 66m)
Map sheet ST03NW
Civil Parish OLD CLEEVE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7843
  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 NW26
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 975125
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33901

Record last edited

Mar 28 2018 3:24PM

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