MSO7559 - Post-medieval mill pond southwest of Higher Hopcott (Monument)

Summary

The mill pond is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Tithe Map for Wootton Courtenay depicts a pond in this location. [1] The pond was also noted on the 1st Edition, 2nd Edition and 6 inch 1962 Ordnance Survey maps. It is labelled as a mill pond and the 2nd Edition map also indicates a sluice. [2-4] The pond is still depicted on modern MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: 1844. Wootton Courtenay Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 960 448 (30m by 30m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94SE
Historic Parish WOOTTON COURTNEY
Civil Parish MINEHEAD WITHOUT, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11413
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 SE59
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1119384
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33783

Record last edited

Sep 4 2017 8:08PM

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