Parts of Watch Croft, Nine Maidens, Ding Dong (and other land)

Common land located in Morvah and Madron, Penwith, Cornwall.


Downland located 2.5 km SW of Zennor, 9 km SW of St. Ives.


Disputed and amended by the Registration Authority. There are three separate claims to a share in the mines and minerals, together with rights to work these. Each claim relates to a different area of the unit.

Two parts owned separately by two private owners. Part owned by ThePublic Trustee.

Final.Owners as directed by the Commons Commissioner.


Cattle, horse, pigs and sheep.

Estovers (1) Turbary (5) Common in Soil (5)

Other rights contd. Game and Wildfowl (3). Rightsentries were not disputed. Four entries relate to only part of the unit. Common in the soil entries are for 'common in soil' (3) and 'stone' (2).


  • Minor roads
  • Footpaths
  • RUPPs †
  • Other Roads
  • Other Paths

Other Notes

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Cornwall


Land Data

Common Land Name Parts of Watch Croft, Nine Maidens, Ding Dong (and other land)
County Cornwall
District Penwith
Parish Morvah and Madron
TVG Reg # 707
Authority Cornwall
Area 129.9 hectares / 320.99 acres
Ordnance Survey Sheet # 203
OS 100km Grid Square SW43
Easting 1433
Northing 350
OS Grid Ref 143300,35000
Min Contour 160
Max Contour 230
Median Elevation 195



Data recorded October, 1986.

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