Monument record M3991 - Assart at "Alwalthweit", Skegby


FIELD SYSTEM? (Medieval to Tudor)


Grid reference SK 47900 60300 (point)
Map sheet SK46SE
District Ashfield
Civil Parish Skegby, Ashfield


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

In 1208 Godfrey Spigurnell undertook to pay the king 12 pence annually for a pasture called "Alwalthweit" between Skegby and Hucknall under Huthwaite on the understanding that he was allowed to cultivate it and to enclose it with a fence and ditch. (1)
Property of William Linley, including Newe Close, Stubbinges Assarte, Alswell and Rowlie Alders. (2)
Tithe map shows two farmstead in this area. Placenames include Stubbing Hill, Rooley Lane and The Brand. (3)

<1> Crook D, 1977, Nottm Med Studies, p 54 (Published document). SNT264.

<2> Mastoris SN & Groves SM, 1997, Sherwood Forest in 1609, p 180 (Map). SNT906.

<3> Surveyor Unknown, Tithe Map - Skegby (Map). SNT2629.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: Crook D. 1977. Nottm Med Studies. The Spigurnals of Skegby. 21. p 54.
  • <2> Map: Mastoris SN & Groves SM. 1997. Sherwood Forest in 1609. p 180.
  • <3> Map: Surveyor Unknown. Tithe Map - Skegby.

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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