Element record L1744 - Circle enclosed by slight banks, Woodborough


HOLLOW (Unknown); BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 60694 48185 (244m by 229m)
Map sheet SK64NW
District Gedling
Civil Parish Woodborough, Gedling


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Centred at above grid ref. Circle enclosed by slight banks. (1)
On the ridge, 2 curious circular hollows of slight depth. (2)
Nothing visible on available Aps. (3) (4)
A depression at SK 60574824, on arable land, could be one of the features, but the other could not be located. Possibly marl pits. (5)
See L1746 for second earthwork.

<1> Oswald AH, 11/07/1938, OS Rec 6in (Personal comment). SNT1110.

<2> Thoroton Society, 1939, TTS, p 15 (Published document). SNT356.

<3> RAF, 1948 , Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1163.

Other Refs: 1958

<4> OS, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT983.

Other Refs: 1960

<5> Seaman BH, 1975, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1253.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Personal comment: Oswald AH. 11/07/1938. OS Rec 6in.
  • <2> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1939. TTS. 43. p 15.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: RAF. 1948 . Air photos.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: OS. Air photos.
  • <5> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1975. Pers Comm.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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