Element record L11088 - Medieval ditches, pits and postholes, Walesby


DITCH (Medieval to Post Medieval); PIT (Medieval to Post Medieval); POST HOLE (Medieval to Post Medieval)


Grid reference SK 68460 70835 (point)
Map sheet SK67SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Walesby, Newark


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

A series of ditches, pits and post holes containing medieval and early post medieval sherds. Artefacts included pottery (from Nottingham, Lincolnshire and ?Staffordshire), copper alloy and iron objects. The ditches represented a recut property boundary whilst the pits, post holes and artefacts are evidence of probable settlement activity within the plot. (1)
*Full report to be deposited upon completion*

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

Multiple digital colour images, O:\Photos\EnvPlanning\Conservation\DJB\Walesby\*.*

<1> Budge DJ, 2007, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1973.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Personal comment: Budge DJ. 2007. Pers Comm.

Finds (5)

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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