MSO8617 - Post-medieval quarry on northern edge of Summerway (Monument)

Summary

A post-medieval quarry on the northern edge of Summerway is visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1947.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A post-medieval quarry on the northern edge of Summerway is visible as earthworks on vertical aerial photographs. [1-3] The quarry is marked "Quarry" on the late 19th Century 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map and "Old Quarry" on the 2nd Edition map. [4,5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 2159-60 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/2082 4033-4 (19 May 1947).
  • <3> Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93SW.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9054 3313 (28m by 23m)
Map sheet SS93SW
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MMO1062
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 SW92
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1134096

Record last edited

Dec 6 2016 12:16PM

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