Monument record M4466 - Thoresby DMV, Perlethorpe cum Budby


DESERTED SETTLEMENT? (Early Medieval to Medieval)


Grid reference SK 64799 71200 (point)
Map sheet SK67SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Perlethorpe cum Budby, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Thoresby Ho is Turesbi in DB, and Scandinavian in origin. Settlement may have taken place before the C11. (1)
Thoresby SK 639712 - Tax quota 21s. Relief, 1434, 85%. Listed under Forest settlements absorbed in parkland. (2)
Nothing visible on available APs. (3)
Thoresby, at above grid ref. (4)
These minor forest settlements held neither manor house nor church; nor did they occupy permanent sites. There are no extant remains of Thoresby evident. (5)

<1> Gover, Mawer & Stenton, 1940, Place Names of Nottinghamshire, pp 92-3 (Published document). SNT670.

<2> Beresford M, 1963, Lost Villages of England - 2nd edn, p 378 (Published document). SNT476.

<3> RAF, 1955 , Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1166.

Other Refs: 1960

<4> Beresford M and Hurst JG, 1971, Deserted Medieval Villages: Studies, p 201 (Published document). SNT477.

<5> Colquhoun FD, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT582.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Published document: Gover, Mawer & Stenton. 1940. Place Names of Nottinghamshire. EPNS. pp 92-3.
  • <2> Published document: Beresford M. 1963. Lost Villages of England - 2nd edn. p 378 .
  • <3> Aerial photograph: RAF. 1955 . Air photos.
  • <4> Published document: Beresford M and Hurst JG. 1971. Deserted Medieval Villages: Studies. p 201 .
  • <5> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1974. Pers Comm.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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