Monument record M2391 - Greasley Deserted Village




Grid reference Centred SK 49307 47112 (331m by 306m)
Map sheet SK44NE
District Broxtowe
Civil Parish Greasley, Broxtowe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Deserted Med village of Greasley listed at SK 489471. (1)
Nothing visible (2) (3)
The likely topographical site for the village would seem to be between the church and the present hamlet of Bogend at SK 495469, but no indications of former habitation are to be seen in that area. (4)
Earthworks visible in field centred at above grid ref, opposite Greasley Castle. (5)
See 02285 for Greasley Castle.

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


<1> DMVRG, 1965, Annual Report, p 44 (Published document). SNT618.

<2> RAF, 1958, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1167.

<3> RAF, 1963, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1168.

<4> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

<5> CUCAP, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT594.

Other Refs: PR43 (NMR 4947/4)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: DMVRG. 1965. Annual Report. 13. p 44.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: RAF. 1958. Air photos.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: RAF. 1963. Air photos.
  • <4> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <5> Aerial photograph: CUCAP. Air photos.

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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