Element record L1480 - Rectangular enclosures, Car Colston




Grid reference Centred SK 72163 42117 (192m by 272m)
Map sheet SK74SW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Car Colston, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

2 contiguous rectangular enclosures. 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, lower down (than L1479) on the river plain. Still under crop - sugar beet, not perambulated. (3)
Morph: 213.15.1 unknown prehistoric track, 213.15.2-3 unknown prehistoric enclosures. (4)
See L1479 for neighbouring cropmark.

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

2 BW print, JAP 258/4, 1426/28, SMR

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

Other Refs: 258/4, 1426/28 (NLAP SK 7242/5,15)

<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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