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Monument record MDR7797 - Sub-rectangular earthwork enclosure, Daniel Hayes Farm, Smisby

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Full Description

On steeply sloping ground within the woodland, adjacent to the Smisby/Hartshorne parish boundary, there is a three-sided enclosure formed by two narrow (c.1.5m wide) earthen banks (c. 1m high) running parallel to each other up the slope (c. 4m apart), and a steep (natural?) break of slope at the top end. The lower end is apparently open. Similar, narrow earthen banks are visible lower down by the stream. The function is unknown. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Personal Observation: Myers, A. Site visit or other evidence. Site visit: Feb 20 2002.



Grid reference Centred SK 33495 20630 (37m by 67m)

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2015 12:40PM

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