Source/Archive record SEM8631 - Knight Archive

Type Archive
Title Knight Archive
Date/Year 1815-1999
Object No. N/A
Somerset Record Office reference number 2017/200
Somerset Record Office reference number A/EJM
ENPA project name Simonsbath
Child ENPHER Source Record reference SEM341390

Please read the Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record .


A collection of papers relating to the Knight family and the Exmoor Forest Estate. It includes correspondence and legal documents. The Knight Archive has partially been transcribed by a team of volunteers from the Minehead and District U3A. The original documents are now held at the Somerset Heritage Centre (see External Links). Copies of the transcriptions are also being deposited here.

External Links (1)

Referenced Monuments (24)

  • 19th Century water meadow at Larkbarrow (Monument)
  • Cornham Hunting Gate, a post-medieval bridge south of Cornham Brake (Monument)
  • Exmoor Forest Inn, Simonsbath (Building)
  • Gallon House, Exmoor (Building)
  • Hallslake Farm (Building)
  • Hoaroak Cottage, Lynton (Building)
  • Horsen Farm, Exmoor (Building)
  • Larkbarrow Farm, Larkbarrow (Monument)
  • Larkbarrow Farm, Larkbarrow (Monument)
  • Nursery Plantation, Simonsbath (Monument)
  • Pickedstones Farm (Building)
  • Pickedstones Farm (Building)
  • Pickedstones Farm (Building)
  • Possible prehistoric hillfort or 19th Century reservoir on Birchcleave (Monument)
  • Post-medieval drainage ditches north of Driver Farm (Monument)
  • Post-medieval field gutter system at Emmett's Grange (Monument)
  • Sandyway Farm, Exmoor (Building)
  • Simonsbath Barton Farm (Building)
  • Simonsbath House (Building)
  • Simonsbath to Porlock Railway (Monument)
  • Simonsbath to Porlock Railway (Monument)
  • St Luke's Church, Simonsbath (Building)
  • St Luke's Churchyard, Simonsbath (Monument)
  • The Sportsman's Inn, Exmoor (Building)

Referenced Events (0)

Record last edited

Nov 29 2022 2:37PM