Monument record MDR4332 - Medieval field system, east of East Farm, Stenson

Type and Period (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Cropmarks of a rectangular enclosure with features inside, are visible at Twyford and Stenson. There are also other linear features and to the west of these three sides of an enclosure which is subdivided on its south side. (1) Rectangular and linear ditched features are visible in area centred SK 322 297 on O.S. air photographs. (2-3) Cropmarks plotted on map overlay, 1:10,000. (4) Numerous earthworks were identified at this location and plotted on GIS during an aerial photographic mapping survey that was carried out in 2009/10. The earthworks were interpreted as belonging to a medieval field system; comprising field boundaries, water channels, a pond, a rectilinear enclosure and ridge and furrow. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: AP: NMR: Pickering, J.: 3229/8-10:.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Trent Valley Arch Res Comm Gaz c.1980 8 TVARC No 2039.
  • <3> Aerial Photograph: APs (OS 67/012 184-5 21.3.67).
  • <4> Archive: Whiteley, S. 1989. Aerial Photographic Transcripton Project.
  • <5> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 32363 29791 (460m by 302m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish TWYFORD AND STENSON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Oct 18 2016 4:22PM

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