Monument record MDR7932 - Field boundaries and ridge and furrow, east of Marston on Dove

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Probable cropmark field boundaries of post-medieval date seen as perpendicular linear features each defined by one ditch, with a maximum length of 350m. Mapped using good quality aerial photographs. Centred at SK 2471 2894. Probable earthworks ridge and furrow of medieval date was also visible as a random rectilinear ridge and furrow system, with 'blocks' of on average 130m by 80m. Centred at SK 2477 2888. (1) Visual inspection of the proposed route for a pipeline. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Boutwood, Y. RCHME. 1993. National Forest Project: UID 930454.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Woodhouse, G & Guilbert, G. 1993. An Archaeological Assessment of Severn Trent Water's Foston, Hatton, Hilton and Rolleston Closures Scheme.. HER Doc. No. 8.



Grid reference SK 24794 28962 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Apr 22 2015 11:19AM

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