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Moat at The Manor

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A Medieval moat, a wide ditch usually surrounding a building. It is still partially visible at this site. The moat is marked on the Ordnance Survey map of 1886. It is situated 400m southwest of St Peters Church, Grandborough.{1} There is what may be one arm of a moat marked on the present...

Castle Hills

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Castle Hills, a Medieval motte and bailey castle. It is situated 200m north east of Berryfields Farm.{1} A well-preserved entrenchment, nearly oval in form and situated on low-lying ground. Its defences consist of a strong rampart running round a raised internal plateau with a deep ditch b...

Aston Cantlow Castle

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The site of Aston Cantlow Castle which dates from the Medieval period. It is known from documentary evidence. The ringwork, a defensive bank and ditch, is still visible as an earthwork. It is situated west of Aston Cantlow.{1} Between the river and the village are the earthwork remains of...

Possible Shrunken Settlement 200m N of Kings Head

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The possible site of a settlement of unknown date. The remains of the settlement are visible as earthworks. The site lies on the northern edge of Napton on the Hill.{1} There are earthworks of three possible house platforms and a stretch of boundary bank in fields called The Green and Pick...

Earthworks around Devitts Green

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthworks, possibly of Medieval date, are situated at Devitts Green.{1} Earthworks show on air photographs borrowed from NMR - reference numbers not recorded. These have been plotted on the ridge and furrow plot for Arley Parish (PRN 3937).

Duplicate of PRN 3589

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthwork, Other StructureSite of windmill.{1} At Bramcote, where the site of a windmill can still be traced.NB. Duplicate of WA 3589

Possible Dam 500m NW of Wedgnock Park Farm

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

EarthworkEarthworks of Medieval dam.{1} Earthwork of a possible dam cuts across the course of a stream on the S edge of Wedgnock Park. The earthwork is well preserved in the wood, but is under plough at its E extremity.

Undated earthwork

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The site of an earthwork of unknown date. It may well be a natural feature. It runs, intermittently from Walton to Loxley.{1} A remarkable line of double and sometimes triple entrenchments running through this parish, traceable for a total length of over three miles. The earthworks extend...

Fishponds 100m S of Billesley Hall

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Fishponds which were used for breeding and storing fish. They are Post Medieval in date and are visible as earthworks. The fish ponds lie 100m to the south of Billesley Hall.Earthworks of Post Medieval fishponds.{1} In the lawn S of the house is a circular fishpond, and away to the S are t...

Brandon Castle

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Brandon Castle, the site of a Medieval castle, with associated castle keep and moat complex. Documentary evidence exists for some of its history, and some of the earthworks have been patially excavated. The castle is situated 300m south of Brandon.{1} Very extensive earthworks marking the...