Element record L799 - Cropmarks, Holme Pierrepont




Grid reference Centred SK 62139 37605 (550m by 321m)
Map sheet SK63NW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Holme Pierrepont, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Small enclosure complex and linear features. A curved line in W part of field, by Bassingfield Lane. Many intersecting wiggly linear features to N, probably not archaeological. (1) (2)
Morph: 72.8.1 + 72.8.2 Group interpreted as Roman Settlement (72.8.2 Roman Hutcircle). (3)
NMP plot only shows a small part of the cropmarks as depicted on the SMR, confirming suggestion above that they are most likely geological. (4)
See also L1120 for nearby finds.

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

3 BW print, NLAP 6137/4, 6237/1,5, SMR

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

Other Refs: 40/14, 240/9,10, 325/17 (NLAP SK 6237/1-4)

<2> Pickering J, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT1148.

Other Refs: 40/13 (NLAP SK 6137/4)

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

<4> Newsome SE, 2000, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1452.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <3> Unknown: RCHME. National Mapping Programme, Notts - Morph Data.
  • <4> Personal comment: Newsome SE. 2000. Pers Comm.

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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