Monument record MDR2559 - Linear Features, Possible Trackway

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

At SK 238115 are cropmarks of two parallel lines, possibly others,visible on air photograph (1, 1a). Nothing visible on RAF air photographs (2). (1-3) A possible cropmark trackway of unknown medieval date is visible as a single linear feature defined by two ditches, with a maximum length of 165m and centred at SK 2373 1168. Possible cropmark field boundaries of unknown medieval date are also visible as linear features in a disordered pattern, each defined by a ditch, with a maximum length of 130m, centred at SK2371 1163. The features have been mapped using good quality aerial photographs. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: TPAT. 1980. 2176. 2176.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: NMR SK 2311/1.
  • <3> Aerial Photograph: APs (RAF 541/212 3153-4 8.12.48).
  • <4> Index: RCHME. 1995. New National Forest Survey: 921584. 921584. p433-4.



Grid reference SK 23702 11591 (point)

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Record last edited

May 18 2012 3:11PM

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