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Monument record MDR8109 - Ridge and furrow earthworks, Hatton

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  • None recorded

Full Description

During a ground survey of the proposed Foston-Rolleston pipe-line route, several fields were noted as having medieval ridge and furrow. The surveyor used a 1:2,500 OS map, and noted the following fields to the north-east of Hatton: Field 8064 - Medieval ridge and furrow running approximately E-W, or uneven field surface. Field 0065 - Medieval ridge and furrow running approximately ESE-WNW Field 0039 - Medieval ridge and furrow running aproximately N-S. (1) Medieval/post-medieval ridge and furrow earthworks were identified in this area from aerial photographs taken between 1945 and 1999. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Woodhouse, G & Guilbert, G. 1993. An Archaeological Assessment of Severn Trent Water's Foston, Hatton, Hilton and Rolleston Closures Scheme..
  • <2> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.



Grid reference Centred SK 21895 30552 (414m by 881m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1690

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Record last edited

Nov 8 2021 2:13PM

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