Monument record M1220 - Shrunken village, Elton


SHRUNKEN VILLAGE (Medieval to Post Medieval)


Grid reference Centred SK 76799 38535 (200m by 156m)
Map sheet SK73NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Elton, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Earthworks visible on AP to S of village - line of lane continuing to S and possibly house platforms. Much ridge and furrow also visible. (1)
Raised, terraced area at the front of the field. Ridge and furrow to the south. (2)

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

FXH 3847/17

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

1 colour print, VES 6/18 (neg F20/2)

<1> Hartley RF, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT755.

Other Refs: FXH 3847/17

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

Other Refs: 230

Sources/Archives (4)

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

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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