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Site record MDR7693 - Cropmarks, south of Bettys Farm, Willington

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A roughly rectangular enclosure, possibly with an entrance to the south, and several linear features have been identified from an aerial photograph. (1) The cropmarks were also identified during an aerial photograph mapping survey carried out in 2009/10. They were interpreted as an Iron Age/Roman rectangular enclosure and field boundaries. (3) This feature is not discussed in the excavation report produced in 2016. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: TPAT 2017.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: AP: NMR: Pickering, J.: 2827/2,7; 1/238.
  • <3> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Harvey, J (ULAS). 2016. Archaeological Excavations at Willington Quarry (Phases 7-11), Willington and Egginton, Derbyshire, 2003-2006.



Grid reference Centred SK 28486 27979 (133m by 113m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Oct 24 2019 12:10PM

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