Element record L7836 - BANKS & DITCHES AT ORSTON


DITCH (Unknown); HOLLOW (Unknown); TERRACED GROUND (Unknown); BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 77215 40833 (183m by 239m)
Map sheet SK74SE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Orston, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Bank and ditch on west side of Lordship Lane, revealing stone footings at its south end. Curving promontary bank to the north of Manor Farm. Similar bank marking terracing of hilltop to the west of the farm. Steep bank to the east of and in line with the field boundary running east from Hill Road. Square terraced hollow in the far north-west corner of the area. (1)
Grid ref centred.

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

7 colour print, 16/17,19-23,25 (negs F33/4,5,6), 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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