MSO8553 - Adit, Ison Mine (Monument)

Summary

An adit south of Oldrey Lane, marking the western end of the Ison Mine complex.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

An adit is recorded about 120 m south of Oldrey Lane at approximately SS 8995 3713 by Bryant. (1) The farmer at Torre Farm confirms that the adit exists, and that it was still open some 30 years ago. The adit marks the western extent of the Ison Mine complex (see SS 93 NW 32). (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Bryant TC 1980 `The Hollow Hills of Brendon' unpublished; copy in Somerset Studies Library..
  • <2> Unpublished document: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Field Investigators Comment. R Wilson-North 8 Jan 1998 RCHME Field Investigation.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8995 3712 (point)
Map sheet SS83NE
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 83 NE 78
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1105474
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 35802

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:00PM

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