MSO7963 - Buttercoombe's Well (Monument)

Summary

Buttercombes Well is depicted and labelled on the Tithe Map of 1838. It takes the form of a pond at the head of a stream.

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Full Description

Buttercoombe's Well is depicted and labelled on the Tithe Map of 1838 at SS 8391 4738. It takes the form of a pool at the head of a stream. [1] The 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps show two springs here but no pool. [2,3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: 1838. Culbone Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 6" 1962.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 839 473 (45m by 38m)
Map sheet SS84NW
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 NW41
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1127193
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33950

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:27PM

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