Element record L1479 - Rectangular enclosure, Car Colston




Grid reference Centred SK 72310 42298 (102m by 97m)
Map sheet SK74SW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Car Colston, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Large rectangular enclosure, linear features. (1)
It may be the Ro settlement shown on Todd's plan (but not discussed) of Margidunum and its region. (2)
On arable land, on a small hilltop situation at present corn stubble. No surface disturbance is evident and nothing of interest was found. (3)
Morph: 213.14.1 unknown prehistoric enclosure. (4)
See L1480 for neighbouring cropmark, L7772 for nearby earthworks.

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

6 BW print, JAP 258/5, 9522/6, 13614/10,12,30,31, SMR

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

Other Refs: 258/5, 9522/6, 13614/10,12,30,31 (NLAP SK 7242/1,2,3,4,6,7)

<2> Thoroton Society, 1969, TTS, p 11 (Published document). SNT382.

<3> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

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

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1969. TTS. 73. p 11.
  • <3> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <4> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.

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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