Information for record number MWA6570:
Site of Pound in Shustoke

Summary The site of a pound where livestock were penned. It was in use during the Imperial period and was situated in Shustoke. It is marked on the 1886 Ordnance Survey map.
What Is It?  
Type: Pound
Period: Imperial - Industrial (1751 AD - 1913 AD)
Where Is It?  
Parish: Shustoke
District: North Warwickshire, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 22 90
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
Sites & Monuments Record

Source Number  

1 Site of pound marked on OS 2500 map of 1923.
2 It is also shown on the second edition 6" OS map of 1925.

Source No: 1
Source Type: Map
Title: OS Map
Author/originator: Ordnance Survey
Date: 1887, 1905
Page Number:
Source No: 2
Source Type: Map
Title: 09SE 1:10560 2nd edition. 1925
Author/originator: Ordnance Survey
Date: 1925
Page Number:
Volume/Sheet: 9SE
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period Imperial 1751 AD to 1914 AD (end of the 18th century AD to the beginning of the 20th century AD)

This period comes after the Post Medieval period and before the modern period and starts with beginning of the Industrial Revolution in 1750. It includes the second part of the Hannoverian period (1714 – 1836) and the Victorian period (1837 – 1901). The Imperial period ends with the start of the First World War in 1914.
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monument SITE * Unclassifiable site with minimal information. Specify site type wherever possible. back
monument INDUSTRIAL * This is the top term for the class. See INDUSTRIAL Class List for narrow terms. back
monument POUND * A pen, often circular and stone-walled, for rounding up livestock. back

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