Information for record number MWA12739:
Agricultural buildings at Tithe Farm, Harborough Magna

Summary Farm buildings on first edition Ordnance Survey map. mid 19th - mid 20th century, open fronted shelter shed, feed storage barn with cart access, brick built.
What Is It?  
Type: Barn, Hay Barn
Period: Imperial - Industrial (1751 AD - 1913 AD)
Where Is It?  
Parish: Harborough Magna
District: Rugby, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 49 81
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
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Source Number  

1 photographic record prior to conversion shows that the agricultural buildings were associated with a livestock farm - probably cattle.
2 Buildings are shown on the First Edition Ordnance Survey map.

Source No: 1
Source Type: Building Survey
Title: Photographic Record of agricultural buildings at Tithe Farm, Montilo lane, Harborough magna, Warwickshrie
Author/originator: Bilton Design and Build
Date: 2009
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Source No: 2
Source Type: Map
Title: 1st edition 6" to 1 mile
Author/originator: Ordnance Survey (Digital)
Date: 1884-1892
Page Number:
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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 BUILDING * A structure with a roof to provide shelter from the weather for occupants or contents. Use specific type where known. back
monument SHELTER SHED * An open-sided building known to have been used for sheltering animals other than cattle. back
monument INDUSTRIAL * This is the top term for the class. See INDUSTRIAL Class List for narrow terms. back
monument AGRICULTURAL BUILDING * A building used for an agricultural and/or subsistence purpose. Use more specific type where known. back
monument HAY BARN * A special type of barn, lacking a threshing floor, usually with open walls, intended for the dry and well ventilated storage of hay only. back
monument FARM BUILDING * A building or structure of unknown function found on a farm. Use more specific type where known. back
monument BARN * A building for the storage and processing of grain crops and for housing straw, farm equipment and occasionally livestock and their fodder. Use more specific type where known. back
monument FARM * A tract of land, often including a farmhouse and ancillary buildings, used for the purpose of cultivation and the rearing of livestock, etc. Use more specific type where known. back

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