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

Remains of a pele tower, built pre-1541, altered in 1602, raised in the 18th century and restored in 1904. The stone-built structure survives as a roofless building with a barrel vaulted ground floor. A turf-covered circular structure attached to its south west side is probably a contempor...

WHEAL MARTYN CLAY WORKS

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

Wheal Martyn Clay Works were established by Elias Martyn in the 1820s. When Elias died in 1872 some parts of the works were closed completely and other areas were leased out. In 1880 the redundant areas were revived when John Lovering took over the lease, introducing new techniques and red...

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

Whetley Mills, listed as two parallel blocks (5 storey to road, 6 storey to rear) with chimney between and office block and lodge to right of entrance at Whetley Mills (D Illingworth ans Sons Mills). Whetley Mills was built by the firm of Daniel Illingworth and Sons, the Illingworth family...

BANBURY AND CHELTENHAM DIRECT LINE

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

Disused Railway. What emerged finally as the Banbury and Cheltenham Direct Line was an amalgamation of 3 schemes built over the period 1855-87. The first scheme was the 4.5 mile of branch line built by the Oxford Worcester and Wolverhampton Company from its main line at Kingham East to Chi...

WORKINGTON HALL

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

Tower probably erected in 1362 and greatly enlarged in the 15th century, probably circa 1404, to become a fortified tower house. New windows were inserted in the early 16th century and in the late 16th century the north range was extended. There were some

TREGANTLE MILITARY RAILWAY

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

Remains of late 19th century military railway. Built between 1890-1893 by the Royal Engineers to serve Scraeson and Tregantle forts, but closed in 1904 and the track lifted in 1916.

RYE HOUSE

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

Site of a 15th century fortified manor house. The gatehouse, moat, two stretches of walling and two chimneys survive. The house was built circa 1443 and in 1683 was the scene of the Rye House Plot to murder Charles II. It had been converted for use as the parish workhouse by 1834. Circa 18...

GOODRICH CASTLE

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

The ruined, earthwork and buried remains of Goodrich Castle, which rises from the sandstone bedrock of a promontory overlooking a crossing point on the River Wye. The quadrangular castle encloses an earlier tower keep and has an outer ward on its north and west sides. It has a substantial...

SALISBURY HALL

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

Salisbury Hall was built between 1668 and 1679 and is on a moated site. A red brick brick building with sharp stone dressings and a tile roof. It has later alterations and has 20th century replacements of the earlier service wings. During the Second World War the building was occupied by t...

NEW HALL

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

Site of a late 15th/16th century house and chapel and the extant remains of a moat. An E-plan house with a two storey porch was built on the site, probably soon after 1544. Part of the house, chapel and porch were recorded in 1914 but were destroyed by bombing in 1943, so that the only rem...