Element record L4449 - L-shaped depression, Perlethorpe cum Budby


MOAT (Unknown); ENCLOSURE (Unknown); LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 65404 71996 (434m by 487m)
Map sheet SK67SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Perlethorpe cum Budby, Newark


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

An L-shaped depression with an internal platform (NE corner of a large enclosure). (1) (2)
Site not permabulated because of spring crops. A slight rise was observed from the hedge to the W of the earthwork, but was insufficient for classification. (4)
Cropmarks appear to show a large moated site near the River Meden. Further examination is needed. 2 crossing linear features, to E. (5)
Morph: 60.2.1 Unknown Medieval Moat. 60.8.1 Unknown Trackway (6)
See L4532 - cropmarks to N, L10718 - cropmarks W of road.
See SMR map. Grid ref centred.

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

2 BW print, NMR SK 6571/3/34, 9, SMR

<1> RAF, undated, Air Photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1160.

Other Refs: 17/09/1954 F21/542/37/0015-6

<2> RAF, undated, Air Photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1160.

Other Refs: 03/06/1960 F21/53/3591/0258-9

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

Other Refs: SK 654719 10/7/72 3

<4> Colquhoun FD, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT582.

<5> Riley DN, 1980, Early Landscapes from the Air, p 141, map 32 (Published document). SNT1197.

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

Sources/Archives (7)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: RAF. undated. Air Photos.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: RAF. undated. Air Photos.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <4> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <5> Published document: Riley DN. 1980. Early Landscapes from the Air. p 141, map 32 .
  • <6> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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