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Shiplate Spring

Bleadon.

NGR:ST 35846 56299
WGS84:51.30218, -2.92163
Length:Not recorded
Depth:Not recorded
Altitude:10 m
Tags:Rising
Registry:westmendip

The spring is in a small valley within the precints of Shiplate Manor Farm. A pond presumably spring fed lies at the ehad of a stream that enters the River Axe.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: Mentioned as a boundary mark in an Anglo Saxon Charter of AD 956 as the spring by the sheep path according to M Costen.

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This entry was last updated: 2018-11-16 14:29:06

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