Element record L2050 - Pit alignment and enclosure, Bestwood Park




Grid reference Centred SK 57599 47861 (475m by 433m)
Map sheet SK54NE
District Gedling
Civil Parish Bestwood Park (G), Gedling


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Pit alignment and 2 sides possible rectangular enclosure. (1)
The alignment crosses undulating arable land that is variously under grass, turnips and fresh plough. No traces could be identified on the ground. (2)
Morph: 13.1.1 pit alignment. (3)
See L8279 for adjacent cropmarks. Grid ref centred.

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

1 BW print, SK 5747/2, SMR

<1> Riley DN, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1194.

Other Refs: 429/7-11 (NLAP SK 5747/1-4, 5748/1)

<2> Seaman BH, 1975, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1253.

<3> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Riley DN. Air photos.
  • <2> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1975. Pers Comm.
  • <3> 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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