Monument record MDR854 - Well at No. 9 St. John's Street, Ashbourne

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Dimensions: Diameter 1m, depth 17ft 10in. Well discovered beneath back room of 9 St John's Street during redevelopment. Cut into sandstone, the top 0.35m was lined 5 courses of bricks. It was never used as it was dug in the year the main was connected. Only 0.25m sand and silt in the bottom, no finds except a clay pipe stem. (1)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Wildgoose, M. 1978. 20/8/78 103.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Wildgoose, M. 1978. 20/8/78 Plan Section 51.



Grid reference SK 179 466 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Aug 16 2016 2:03PM

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