Element record L7576 - Earthworks on south side of village, Upper Broughton


LYNCHET (Unknown); RIDGE AND FURROW (Unknown); TRACKWAY (Unknown); TERRACED GROUND (Unknown); POND (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 68229 25940 (164m by 219m)
Map sheet SK62NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Upper Broughton, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

Central pond with a waterlogged track or silted up stream, running downhill to a second pond in the next field to the south. Poorly preserved east/west ridge and furrow to the south. Large, rectangular platform, about 30x15m and up to 1m high, in the NE quadrant, meeting the pond at its SW corner. Large lynchet-like bank (NE-SW) against the north field boundary. Split level terrace in the small plot on the south side of Bottom Green. (1)

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

6 colour print, 7/26-31 (negs F22/1,2), SMR

<1> TPAT, 1995, Village Earthwork Survey II (Published document). SNT1360.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Published document: TPAT. 1995. Village Earthwork Survey II.

Finds (0)

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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