Element record L6144 - EARTHWORKS AT BROTTS LANE


DITCH (Unknown); HOLLOW (Unknown); MOUND (Unknown); BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 79292 68884 (194m by 207m)
Map sheet SK76NE
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Normanton on Trent, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Earthworks between Brotts Lane and South Street. A N-S ditch with intermittent bank runs S from East Gate and is followed by a field boundary for part of its length. The ditch may mark the former E toft boundary of properties on South Street. Both E and W of the ditch there are traces E-W aligned ridge and furrow. In the field E of the Hollies, immediately W of Brotts Lane, there are a number of substantial hollows and mounds with no clearly discernable pattern. (1)
Morph: 170.1.1 field system. (3)
Grid ref centred.

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

1 colour slide, CS 29; 3 colour print, CP 55-7 (F3/2,3),

<1> TPAT, 1994, Village Earthwork Survey I (Published document). SNT1359.

<2> Fairey Surveys, 1971, Vertical Air Photos (Aerial photograph). SNT681.

Other Refs: 6/207-8,1992 86/012-3,066-7

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

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: TPAT. 1994. Village Earthwork Survey I.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Fairey Surveys. 1971. Vertical Air Photos.
  • <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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