Monument record MCC9356 - St Peters Well, West Mersea


St Peters Well, West Mersea, possibly associated with the priory, to the north (MCC8835).


Grid reference TM 00727 12433 (point)
Map sheet TM01SW
County ESSEX


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The County Series at 1:2500 scale Epoch 1a (1874-87) has 'St Peters Well' marked, also marked on the modern OS (TM 00728 12433).

There is a photograph of St Peters Well on the Website of Mersea Museum: [accessed 10/08/16], showing a group of men sitting on a bank behind a timber-lined well, taken after the earthquake on 14 April 1884.

Now restored, but covered with timber. A bronze plate was added in 2000 by the Town Council Millennium Committee. Accessible via a board walk path from the Coast Road.

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Record last edited

Aug 11 2016 11:15AM

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