MSO7940 - 20th Century sheepfold on Porlock Allotment (Monument)

Summary

A 20th Century sheepfold is shown on the Ordnance Survey map of 1978. It is still visible on aerial photographs taken in 2010 and 2013.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

A 20th Century sheepfold is shown on the Ordnance Survey map of 1978. [1] This is not visible on the earlier 1962 Ordnance Survey map of 1962. [2] It is still visible on aerial photographs taken in 2010 and 2013. [4,5] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [6]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1978. 1:10,000 Map, 1978. 1:10,000. Somerset SS84SW.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1962. 6 Inch Map: 1962. 1:10560. Somerset, SS 84 SW.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: 1990. DAP QP10,11.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. 2010.
  • <5> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. 2013.
  • <6> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 974849, Extant 19 June 2021.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8450 4461 (69m by 33m)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11569
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SW120
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 974849
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33966

Record last edited

Jun 19 2021 10:21PM

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