Monument record M4187 - MOAT AT THE OLD HALL, NORWELL


FISHPOND? (Medieval); MOAT? (Medieval); HOUSE? (Medieval); MOAT? (Medieval)


Grid reference Centred SK 77590 61678 (134m by 93m)
Map sheet SK76SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Norwell, Newark


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Plan as on 6in sheet with the addition of 2 probable fishstews, one to the E of the moat and one to the W. It is a very large moat. (2)
A water filled homestead moat in good condition, probably one of the moated manors of the 3 prebends of Norwell mentioned under Palishall. There is no disturbance on the island. (3)
No change since field report of 1969. (4)
Morph: 173.6.1 moat, 173.6.2 fishpond. (6)
Rectangular moat with square feature and other earthworks on the island. (7)
See M8599 for dovecote, L4188 for nearby cropmarks, L7846 for nearby earthworks.

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

5 BW prints, RAF CPE/UK2009/1313, 1314, 3316, 3317, 3318, SMR

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

1 BW print, JAP 1181/21

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

1 colour print, SMR

<1> VCH, 1906, Notts, p 310 (Published document). SNT1383.

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 DOE, 1949, AM7 (Unpublished document).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

<3> JB, 1969, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT831.

<4> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

<5> Samuels JR, 1985, AM107 (Unpublished document). SNT1230.

<6> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

<7> RAF, 1947, Air photographs (Aerial photograph). SNT2001.

Other Refs: CPE/UK2009/1313, 1314, 3316, 3317, 3318

Sources/Archives (10)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: VCH. 1906. Notts. 1. p 310.
  • <2> Unpublished document: DOE. 1949. AM7.
  • <3> Personal comment: JB. 1969. Pers Comm.
  • <4> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Samuels JR. 1985. AM107.
  • <6> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.
  • <7> Aerial photograph: RAF. 1947. Air photographs.

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Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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