Monument record M3010 - MOATED SITE AT AVERHAM


MOAT? (Medieval); MANOR HOUSE? (Medieval); MOAT? (Medieval)


Grid reference Centred SK 76520 54308 (385m by 258m)
Map sheet SK75SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Averham, Newark


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Earthworks are far more extensive than shown on 6in sheet. The foundations of a building lie 150yds SE of moat. Appear to have been excavated. Fragments of tiles found. (2)
Rectangular moated site; platform approx 10m x 30m, ditch 4m wide and max of 2m deep (sic). SE of moat are reduced earthworks but it was not possible to identify any more form than shown on maplet. No building materials visible except for rubble and footings of modern buildings at NW corner of moat. (3)
Morph: 193.9.1 moat, 193.10.1 enclosure, 193.11 1 field system, 193.12.1 trackway. (4)
See L3009 for cropmarks to N, L3011 for cropmarks to W.

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

1 BW print, JAP 243/7A

<1> VCH, 1906, Notts, p 309 (Published document). SNT1383.

<2> DOE, 1949, AM7 (Unpublished document). SNT56.

<3> Samuels JR, 1986, AM107 (Unpublished document). SNT1231.

<4> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: VCH. 1906. Notts. 1. p 309.
  • <2> Unpublished document: DOE. 1949. AM7.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Samuels JR. 1986. AM107.
  • <4> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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