Element record L1245 - Earthworks to NW & W of Granby


LYNCHET (Unknown); RIDGE AND FURROW (Unknown); HOLLOW WAY (Unknown); POND (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 74610 36260 (421m by 476m)
Map sheet SK73NW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Granby, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Earthworks in small paddock to NW of village. Possibly represent a shrinkage of the village. Linear features extend to field to SW. (1)
Ridge and furrow. Small hollow way running up the slope, on the east side of a furlong boundary. Small, 2m diameter hollow near the south-east end of the track on the level ground at the top of the hill, next to The Hall Farm. Lynchet, emerging from the field boundary. Large rectangular hollow (15x30m; probable fishpond) with 15m wide banks on the south-east and south-west sides, in the north-east corner of the area between the two ponds. (2)
Grid ref centred. See M 5596 for 15th C barn.

Data Held: Aerial Photograph (Aerial photograph). SNT2645.

3 BW print, JAP 1177/9,10,11, SMR

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

9 colour print, 7/15-23 (negs F21/5, 6, 7), SMR

<1> Pickering J, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1148.

Other Refs: 1177/9,10,11 (NLAP SK 7436/2,3,4)

<2> TPAT, 1995, Village Earthwork Survey II (Published document). SNT1360.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Published document: TPAT. 1995. Village Earthwork Survey II.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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