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Listed Building record MDR3933 - Mompesson's Well - associated with plague 1665-6

Type and Period (1)

  • (Stuart to Unknown - 1665 AD)

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[SK 22287720] MOMPESSON'S WELL [G.T.] (1) "Mompessons's Well" or "Mompesson's Brook" a well or rivulet north of Eyam where articles were left for collection by the villagers of Eyam during the plague of 1665-6. Named after the Rev. William Mompesson. (2) See G.P.A.O/65/96/1. (3)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Wood, W. 1883. History of Eyam 1883. p84.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 17-NOV-65.
  • <4> Index: OS. SK 27 NW 45. SK 27 NW 45.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 0883. 0883.



Grid reference Centred SK 2228 7720 (10m by 10m) Centre

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  • EDR1190

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Record last edited

Nov 7 2023 7:11PM

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