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Wormcliff Lane Spring

Kingsdown.

NGR:ST 80917 67136
WGS84:51.40293, -2.27572
Length:Not recorded
Depth:Not recorded
Altitude:Not recorded
Tags:none
Registry:wbc

Victor Painter (1906-2000) in his memoirs refers to a "spring of lovely fresh water" opposite the cottages at the top of Wormcliff Lane. It stated that it was one of the best freshwater springs in the village with an always reliable supply.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: It is understood that the water from the spring ran downhill to feed a small pond in a nearby field. The pond is shown on various old maps.

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This entry was last updated: 2021-04-07 13:15:21

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