Element record L4476 - Enclosures & ring features, Babworth




Grid reference Centred SK 67674 77638 (621m by 756m)
Map sheet SK67NE
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Babworth, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Rectangular and irregular shaped enclosures near Top Farm, one containing 2 ring features. Small square enclosure to E. Rectangular enclosure to N. (1) (2)
Cropmarks near Top Farm of a curvilinear enclosure of c 0.7Ha, surrounding 2 circles of c 20.0m diameter; an attached enclosure is 0.35Ha in area. There are isolated enclosures at SK 675779 and 679774. Two long field boundaries N of the farm are probably formed by pit alignments. (3)
Morph: 87.33.1 Unknown Field Boundary. 87.33.2. 87.34.1 Unknown Stock Enclosure. 87.35.1-3 Unknown Prehistoric. 87.36.1. 87.37.1 (4)
See L 4464 - cropmarks to S, L 4457, L 4477 - to W. See SMR map. Grid ref centred.

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

6 BW prints, DNR 864/52, 870/23, 878/35, 1539/29a,30a, 1545/31, SMR

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

Other Refs: 870/23, 864/52, 878/35, 1625/25

<2> Riley DN, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1194.

Other Refs: 1539/29A,30A, 1545/31

<3> Riley DN, 1980, Early Landscapes from the Air, p 127, map 26 (Published document). SNT1197.

<4> RCHME, National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data (Unknown). SNT1470.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Riley DN. Air photos.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Riley DN. Air photos.
  • <3> Published document: Riley DN. 1980. Early Landscapes from the Air. p 127, map 26 .
  • <4> 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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