Element record L10373 - Earthworks at Hoveringham


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


Grid reference Centred SK 70156 46704 (313m by 222m)
Map sheet SK74NW
District Newark
Civil Parish Hoveringham, Newark


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Linear and curvi-linear terrace banks marking changes in field level of up to 2m. In the west is a large terraced mound, 10m x 15m and 1m high, associated with a rectangular area. The wide irreguarly sided linear hollows might be old river channels, flood scouring channels or the remains from marl/gravel extraction.
NB. There appears to be a palaeochannel to the east, the north side of which lines up with the eastern terrace bank. (1)

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

4 colour prints, 12/1-3 and 12/6 (negs F56/2,3), SMR

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

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: TPAT. 1996. Village Earthwork Survey III.

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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