Thesaurus Term/Concept: EMBANKMENT

Identifier 87813
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A long ridge of earth, rocks or gravel primarily constructed to carry a roadway.

Broader Terms/Concepts (1)

Related Terms/Concepts (3)

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Instances/Examples (14)

Context Record
Monument Type MDR4116 ?Embanked ?wall, Sallet Hole, Stoney Middleton (Monument)
Monument Type MDR11165 Aqueduct, Cromford Canal, Bullbridge (Monument)
Monument Type MDR7798 Butterley Ironworks (site of), Ripley (Scheduled Monument)
Monument Type MDR7881 Earthen Embankment, Wyver Lane, Belper (Monument)
Monument Type MDR7432 Field system and cairnfield, Big Moor, Baslow and Bubnell and Holmesfield (Monument)
Monument Type MDR1073 Field wall and embankment, south-west of Roystone Grange, Ballidon (Monument)
Monument Type MDR9254 Harpur Hill, original trackbed; Cromford & High Peak Railway (Monument)
Monument Type MDR7084 Possible tramway embankment, Swainspark Wood, Castle Gresley (Monument)
Monument Type MDR14815 Railway Cutting and Railway Embankment, Hartington Nether Quarter (Monument)
Monument Type MDR14818 Railway Embankment, Hartington Nether Quarter (Monument)
Monument Type MDR14859 Railway Embankment, Mapleton (Monument)
Monument Type MDR22785 Stream embankment, south-east of Sheffield Road, Chapel-en-le-Frith (Monument)
Monument Type MDR8460 Viaduct, embankment and overbridge, north of Church Lane, Rowsley (Monument)
Monument Type MDR8681 Water management system, Lumford mill pond, Bakewell (Scheduled Monument)