Monument record MUN 058 - Site of possible dovecote, Dovehouse Close

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Dovecote - site of (?). Formerly recorded as MUN MISC


Grid reference TL 6956 6419 (point)
Map sheet TL66SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Dovehouse Close - situated N of (& associated with?) French Hall.
On 1838/1842 tithe plot 119 is named Dovehouse Close and includes a small square building with may be the dovecote (S1). The same(?) building is still shown is still shown on the OS 1958 map at TL 6951 6419 (although it is not shown on OS maps of 1880s to 1926) (S3), but has gone on the 1975 map (S2).

Formerly recorded as MUN MISC

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Map: 1838/42. Moulton Tithe Map and Apportionment. Moulton Tithe Map & Apportionment, 1838 & 1842, SRO (Bury) T136/1,2.
  • <S2> (No record type): OS, 1:10,560 & 1:10,000 maps, TL 66 SE, 1958 & 1975.
  • <S3> Map: OS. OS Map. OS, 1:2500 map, 42.8, 1926.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 31 2019 2:51PM

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