Element record L1526 - Enclosure & parallel linears, Flawborough




Grid reference Centred SK 78023 42845 (233m by 350m)
Map sheet SK74SE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Flawborough, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Reputed Ro settlement in Flawborough. (1) (2)
AP unclear. Possibility of many features. However, 1 definite enclosure and double linear feature. "Of a Ro appearance". (3)
The marks comprise one recognisable enclosure at SK 7793 4284 and 2 short parallel lines to the SW overlain by now flattened rig and furrow ploughing. Located on a W slope at the bottom of which is the broad dark line of an old watercourse. Nothing of interest was found but a scatter of modern building debris was seen at the approx site of the enclosure. (4)
Morph: 219.10.1 enclosure. (5)
See L8154, L9590 for finds, M1567 for Dallington.

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

1 BW print, Pickering J, 257/11A, SMR

<1> Houldsworth HO, 29/05/1950, OS Corr 6in (Personal comment). SNT804.

<2> Kelly, 1888, Kelly's Directory, p 962 (Published document). SNT215.

<3> Pickering J, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1148.

Other Refs: 257/11A (NLAP SK 7742/1)

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

<5> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Personal comment: Houldsworth HO. 29/05/1950. OS Corr 6in.
  • <2> Published document: Kelly. 1888. Kelly's Directory. p 962.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <4> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <5> 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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