Monument record MDR4770 - Park Brook, Earthwork, Possible windmill mound.

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 382437. Adjoining Park Brook is a mound about 60cm high, measuring about 18mx7m, overlain by ridge and furrow. This field was probably part of an area of arable within Horsley Park as suggested by the field names in the tithe award, 'Far Long Lawn', 'Long Lawn', 'Near Long Lawn'. The function of the earthwork is not clear but it may represent another small, possibly Medieval, mill. (1) Additional sources. (2-3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: 1979-82. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, Amber Valley Survey, TVARC. 13, p 28.
  • <2> Index: TPAT. 2413. 2413.
  • <3> Map: Tithe Apportionment Map 1844.



Grid reference Centred SK 382 437 (150m by 100m) (Centred on)

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Record last edited

Jan 11 2011 9:48AM

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