Element record L10471 - Earthworks at Fisketon cum Morton


BUILDING PLATFORM (Unknown); DITCH (Unknown); MOUND (Unknown); TERRACED GROUND (Unknown); BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 73377 50870 (272m by 132m)
Map sheet SK75SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Fiskerton cum Morton, Newark


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

In the southern corner are poorly preserved linear banks. North of the flood bank are a set of terraced fields defined by ditches that link to the ditch running along the south side of Trent Lane. Steep bank along the north side of Trent Lane. Small linear bank and a circular bank with a central mound in the small triangular field in the NE sector of the crossroads. The outer bank of the latter is 10m in diameter. A terrace platform, the same width as the building extends out to the SW in a plot to the north of the lane. (1)
See L3435 for well to the SE

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

3 colour prints, 15/8-11 (negs F60/6,7), 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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