MSO8623 - Post-medieval quarry southwest of Mousehanger (Monument)

Summary

A quarry of post-medieval or later date 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 quarry of post-medieval or later date is visible as earthworks onvertical aerial photographs to the north side of South Hill. It is marked as "old quarry" on the 1887 Edition six inch Ordnance Survey map and is also mentioned in MSO7158. [1-3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. RAF CPE/UK/1944 3160-1 (23 January 1947).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1896. County Series, First Edition 6 Inch Map. 1:10560. 1887, Somerset 57 SW.
  • <3>XY Collection: RCHME: Brendon Hills Mapping Project, SS93SW. [Mapped feature: #39451 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9086 3226 (61m by 41m)
Map sheet SS93SW
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 93 SW98
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1134102

Record last edited

Jan 28 2020 11:35AM

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