MSO8601 - Post-medieval ironstone pit north of Exford Road (Monument)

Summary

A pit is visible on aerial photographs taken in 1964 and is thought to be a post-medieval ironstone pit.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible ironstone pit of post-medieval date, visible on vertical air photographs and marked on the 1980 OS 1:10,000 map. [1] The pit is not marked on the 1st or 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF 543/2821 (F61) 0149-50 27-APR-1964.
  • <2> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93NW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9042 3547 (point)
Map sheet SS93NW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO817
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NW67
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1131072

Record last edited

Jan 25 2013 4:18PM

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