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Monument record MDR5654 - Cropmark site, Wilsthorpe, Long Eaton

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A series of features at Long Eaton were identified on aerial photographs taken by J Pickering in the early 1970s. (1, 2) The cropmarks comprise a complex of linear and curvilinear features, as well as partial enclosures. Some are probably animal tracks. The site is now partially built over. (3) The cropmarks have been plotted on a map overlay at a scale of 1:10,000. (4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: Pickering J. 1970. 10.4.70 4733/2.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1971. APs (Pickering slides 605-6 30.7.71).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Trent Valley Arch Res Comm Gaz c 1980 4. TVARC Nos 2143 & 2243.
  • <4> Archive: Whiteley, S. 1989. Aerial Photographic Transcripton Project.
  • <5> Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record (English Heritage). Aerial photograph NMR SK4734/1.



Grid reference SK 47260 34128 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Mar 7 2017 10:12AM

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