RIDGE AND FURROW (Unknown); QUARRY (Unknown); HOLLOW WAY (Unknown); MOUND (Unknown); PIT (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 73596 73339 (192m by 213m)
Map sheet SK77SW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish East Markham, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

Earthworks comprising substantial N-S aligned ridge and furrow with headland and N end, fronting High Street. An earlier line of High Street is preserved as a hollow way immediately S of the present road line. The ridge and furrow is cut by a series of circular pits, c 5m in diameter, each with its own mound of spoil, perhaps quarry pits. (1)

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

2 colour slide, CS 22,24; 3 colour print, CP 38,41,2 (negs F2/5,6), SMR

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

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

Other Refs: 2/393-4,5/084-6,1992 46/193-4

Sources/Archives (3)

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

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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