Element record L10321 - Earthworks NE of Hoveringham road, Gonalston


ENCLOSURE (Unknown); HOLLOW (Unknown); TERRACED GROUND (Unknown); BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 68321 47268 (400m by 333m)
Map sheet SK64NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Gonalston, Newark


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

In the NW corner is a 10m wide linear hollow that separates two terraced areas. The northern one is roughly square and has a linear bank running along its SE side. A 2m high, 15m wide bank runs SE curving E to meet the railway ine. A small branch runs a little way to the SW. (1)
Two enclosures visible in the NW of this field, one square and one rectangular, cut by the by-pass road. (2)
Note - the road to Hoveringham detours around this area.
See L1769 for moat, L10323 for further earthworks in field to NW.

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

2 colour prints, 12/25,26 (negs F57/1), SMR

<1> TPAT, 1996, Village Earthwork Survey III (Published document). SNT1361.

<2> Bluesky International, 2004, Vertical Air photos (digital) 2004 (Aerial photograph). SNT2011.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: TPAT. 1996. Village Earthwork Survey III.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Bluesky International. 2004. Vertical Air photos (digital) 2004.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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