Element record L828 - Ditch and platforms, Owthorpe




Grid reference Centred SK 67445 33396 (158m by 119m)
Map sheet SK63SE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Owthorpe, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

A linear ditch with upcast bank on both sides, approx 50m long SW/NE; indications of a turn towards NW. Possibly defines one edge of a slight platform. Possibly another platform immediately N of this. Shifted or shrunken village site ? (1)
Hollow way with a large rectangular platform, 11x7m, within its east end. (2)
See L7603 for surrounding field system.

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

1 BW print, JAP 13785/16A, SMR

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

3 Colour print, 10/28-30 (negs F25/1.2), SMR

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

Other Refs: 64/44/16A (NLAP SK 6733/2)

<2> TPAT, 1995, Village Earthwork Survey II (Published document). SNT1360.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Aerial photograph: Pickering J. Air photos.
  • <2> Published document: TPAT. 1995. Village Earthwork Survey II.

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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