Grid reference Centred SK 77702 57443 (402m by 620m)
Map sheet SK75NE
District Newark
Civil Parish South Muskham, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Shrunken village of Little Carlton. Rectangular enclosures. (1)
Obvious village shrinkage. (2)
Little Carlton is Karlet c 1180; Southcarlton juxta Bathele in 1332. (3)
Trackways, sunken pathways and boundaries … house platforms and tofts … a pond … sunken way has cambering and rutting, possibly from cartwheels. (4)
Morph: Late Medieval Shrunken Village. (5)
Extensive earthworks. (6)
See L2963 for adjacent complex.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(4), Parish File

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

4 BW print, 1979 8/460, 8/461, 9/568, SMR, JAP13616/30

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

5 BW prints, CPE/UK2009/3415, 3416, 3417, 3418

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

Other Refs: 13786//36,37, 13787/31-33, 141/30, 40/81 (NMR SK 7757/4-8,13, 7857/7)

<2> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

<3> Gover, Mawer & Stenton, 1940, Place Names of Nottinghamshire, p 193 (Published document). SNT670.

<4> Johnstone R, 1989, The Deserted Medieval Settlement at Little Carlton (Unpublished document). SNT33.

<5> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

<6> RAF, 1947, Air photographs (Aerial photograph). SNT2001.

Other Refs: CPE/UK2009/3415, 3416, 3417, 3418

Sources/Archives (9)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Published document: Gover, Mawer & Stenton. 1940. Place Names of Nottinghamshire. EPNS. p 193.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Johnstone R. 1989. The Deserted Medieval Settlement at Little Carlton.
  • <5> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.
  • <6> Aerial photograph: RAF. 1947. Air photographs.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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