Element record L4789 - Linear features and enclosures, Babworth




Grid reference Centred SK 65920 81401 (1865m by 730m)
Map sheet SK68SE
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Babworth, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Linear features, crossing at right angles, forming large and small enclosures. Extends to SK 655825, SK 662820. Grid ref centred. (1)
Cropmarks of several enclosures S of Green Mill Farm including one D shaped of 0.2Ha in area in the centre of a field, and rectangles of 700sqm and 0.1Ha attached to field boundaries. At SK 665811, a small enclosure of 600sqm is attached to boundaries which probably form part of a large enclosure; Ranby Camp covers the remainder of the site. Some double ditched boundaries. (5)
Morph: 130.1.27-29 Roman enclosure - part of group: Roman settlement. 130.6.4 unknown prehistoric ditch - part of group: unknown prehistoric boundary. 130.8.1 unknown prehistoric ditch. 130.9.1 unknown prehistoric enclosure. (6)
See L 4790, continuation S of trackway, OS field visit.
See also L 4791 - cropmarks to S, L 4794,5 - to E, L 4797 - to N. See SMR map.
NB more AP refs on TPAT card.

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

2 BW print, Riley DN, 746/1, 769/29, SMR

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

Other Refs: 26/7/71 547

<2> NMR, Air Photos (Aerial photograph). SNT962.

Other Refs: 6681/1-7

<3> Riley DN, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1194.

Other Refs: 1010/17,20, 1290/0, 1293/13,14,16

<4> Riley DN, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1194.

Other Refs: 1540/10,11,16, 1549/24, 1099/40

<5> Riley DN, 1980, Early Landscapes from the Air, pp 12,14,29,120,123,126, map 23 , (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: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: NMR. Air Photos.
  • <3> Aerial photograph: Riley DN. Air photos.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Riley DN. Air photos.
  • <5> Published document: Riley DN. 1980. Early Landscapes from the Air. pp 12,14,29,120,123,126, map 23 ,.
  • <6> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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