MEM15303 - Level crossing 7, Gupworthy (Monument)

Summary

Fomer level crossing and tramroad overbridge between roadway and "The Square".

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

Full Description

Level crossing between position of former overbridge 4 and "The Square". Agricultural buildings erected on the trackbed immediately to the east of the roadway. [1] Location of a former level crossing and to the west small overbridge that carried a tramroad from the mineshaft to the spoil dumps on the south side of the line. No remains of either structure survive. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: The Hartley Conservation Partnership + David Sekers Consulting Partnership. 2004. West Somerset Mineral Railway Conservation Plan.
  • <2> Report: Jones, M.H.. 1995. Report on Proposed Low-Key Visitor Access to Industrial Sites on the Brendon Hills. P.11.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9668 3528 (18m by 28m) (Approximate)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish BROMPTON REGIS, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Park: Exmoor National Park

Record last edited

Mar 20 2014 3:25PM

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