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Monument record MDR10076 - The Cavendish Well, Church Lane, Doveridge

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Cavendish Well, at the junction of Cook Lane, Hall Lane, Church Lane and the High Street, Doveridge. It consists of a triangular-shaped area surrounded by small posts with chains, planted with shrubs and rose bushes. The well is in the centre of this area, together with seating, all covered with a six-sided tiled roof supported by oak beams. It is an old well that was used by the residents of Doveridge for the supply of water before the piped supply. The roof was re-tiled in July 1981. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 13.2, with photos.



Grid reference Centred SK 11648 34028 (15m by 12m)

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Record last edited

Oct 19 2015 4:22PM

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