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Boundaries, Pennance

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

Reference is made to the Treveglos NT Report (Herring 1986) which contains detailed descriptions and evaluations of the various boundary types found at Pennance and also gives details of their recommended management.Recorded at Pennance are: Lynchets (Treveglos 94043); Banks (Treveglos 940...

Wall abutting southern end of Hentor Warren field system, Upper Plym Valley

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

Curvilinear, overgrown wall in which some large stones are visible. At north-western end it abuts field boundary wall (Mon. 102834), and at south-eastern end it disappears in marshy ground on line of tributary of Hentor Brook.Dimensions: L 47.0m x B 1.0m x H 0.65mOrientation: NW-SE Archa...

Historical boundary, between fields E and B, Swanley Grange

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

The field boundary separating fields E and B at Swanley Grange has a higher than average historical significance. It is the line of the township boundary, and arguably part of the limits of a pre-1086 farming unit. The land on the opposite sides of the hedgerow is at greatly differing heig...

Boundary Bank, Hindhead

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

A boundary bank of Tudor date over lying an earlier, medieval bank. This earthwork represents a division between two fields forming part of the agricultural land in the bottom of the Devils Punch Bowl dating from at least 1222 and which was retained under Tudor reorganisation of the land....

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

Medieval and later features were located during excavations at 70-76 Eden Street in 1995. Finds recovered included prehistoric worked flint, Roman building material and pottery dated to circa 1050-1150. No features were found associated with these finds. Four early 14th century pits were a...

Fosilby dyke, Wallington

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

The Newminster Cartulary records an (undated) perambulation of Rothley bounds made in the time of abbott John Birtley. Here mention is made of the Fosilbe dike which formed the western boundary of the common pasture of Rothley. The dyke in question is said to have commenced at the westernm...

Gaplow Grove, Clent Hill, earthworks

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

Complete survival of a four acre field, marked out by boundary banks still clearly visible in the winter on the common. They tend to be obscured by bracken in the summer. This is the best survivor of old pre-1838 boundary banks on the common. They are over 1m high in places and up to 4m w...

Strip lynchets, Wotton under edge

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

(partially) Earthwork terracing visible on the Stroud DC APs {1} cultivation terraces? Not visible on the RAF cover. Similar features E of Bradley Road ST751940C are masked by trees on 1947 cover and out of shot on {1} OS 1969 Medieval Strip Lynchets up to 2m high. On W slopes of WottonHil...