Element record L1810 - Part of a pit alignment, Bulcote




Grid reference Centred SK 67207 44199 (170m by 224m)
Map sheet SK64SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Bulcote, Newark


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Part of pit alignment. Straight NW-SE linear feature with line at right angles, and others coming away from this - ploughing pattern ? One, possibly 2 rectangular post-entrenched structures - revealed in stripping. (1)
13 pits of the pit alignment were excavated in 1967, but no dateable evidence was found. (NB confusion over grid ref comes from APs). (2) (3) (4)
The whole of this area is now occupied by sewage disposal beds. Miss Wheeler can add no further information. (5)
See L 8238 for Ro features, L 1809 for adjacent cropmark.
57.18.1: Unknown Prehistoric Enclosures, 57.18.2: Unknown Prehistoric Pit Alignment, 57.19.1, 57.20.1 (6)

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

3 BW prints, NMR 6744/1,2,3, SMR

<1> Pickering J, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1148.

Other Refs: 241/15, 8/21A-23A (NLAP SK 6644/3, 6744/1-3)

<2> March, 1969, MoW, Archaeological Excavations - Bulcote, p 59 (Published document). SNT930.

<3> TVARC, 1969, Rept 3, pp 5-6 (Published document). SNT1374.

<4> Wheeler H, 18/11/1971, letter (Personal comment). SNT1401.

<5> Colquhoun FD, 1975, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT583.

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

Sources/Archives (7)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Published document: March. 1969. MoW, Archaeological Excavations - Bulcote. p 59.
  • <3> Published document: TVARC. 1969. Rept 3. pp 5-6 .
  • <4> Personal comment: Wheeler H. 18/11/1971. letter.
  • <5> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1975. Pers Comm.
  • <6> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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