Element record L8194 - Earthworks S of church, Hoveringham


LYNCHET (Unknown); RIDGE AND FURROW (Unknown); DITCH (Unknown); HOLLOW (Unknown); MOUND (Unknown); BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown)


Grid reference Centred SK 69859 46533 (264m by 218m)
Map sheet SK64NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Hoveringham, Newark


Type and Period (6)

Full Description

Linear features, probable enclosures, in field to rear of church. Some field boundaries. (1)
Field south of the church. Lynchet, up to 2m high, at the rear of the churchyard. 2m high bank along the east side marking a drop in field level. This is only 1m high in the north. Undulating field surface with occasional distinct mounds and hollows. Mound and ridge and furrow in the SW corner. 1.5m high bank along the north side of the field to the east. Terrace bank (as mentioned above) along the west side with a ditch at its foot along the southern half. The east side of the ditch continues around to the south forming a bank along the south field edge. Small ditch by the stream and a terrace bank across the centre of the field. (2)
See M2012 for Church of St. Michael.
See L1780 for cross refs.

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

1 BW print, CUCAP BCL 67, SMR

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

5 colour prints, 11/34,35, 12/9-11 (negs F55/6, F56/4), SMR

<1> CUCAP, Air photos (Aerial photograph). SNT594.

Other Refs: BCL 67

<2> TPAT, 1996, Village Earthwork Survey III (Published document). SNT1361.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: CUCAP. Air photos.
  • <2> Published document: TPAT. 1996. Village Earthwork Survey III.

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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