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METTINGHAM CASTLE

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

Earthwork and structural remains of a moated, fortified manor house and college of secular priests, the latter extant between 1394 and 1542. A licence to crenellate the manor house was granted in 1342. A document of 1562 describes the site as being enclosed by a stone wall and entered via...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

YARMOUTH CASTLE

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

Artillery castle, probably built May to November 1547 but not possibly not completed untill 1559. Built as part of Henry VIIIs coast defence scheme. In 1597-8 an earthen bulwalk with bastions was added and in 1609 additions were made including corner buttresses. Further alterations were ma...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

BUTTER CROSS

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

Medieval wayside cross shaft in a square socket stone standing on a modern plinth. The whole stands on a raised knoll by the roadside to the north west of the town of Dunster. The knoll, which is included in the scheduling, stands circa 1.5 metres above the surrounding land. The simple soc...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

BUTTER CROSS

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

Medieval wayside cross shaft in a square socket stone standing on a modern plinth. The whole stands on a raised knoll by the roadside to the north west of the town of Dunster. The knoll, which is included in the scheduling, stands circa 1.5 metres above the surrounding land. The simple soc...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

RIVER LEE NAVIGATION

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

The River Lee (or Lea) runs from the Thames to Hertford. Unlike other canals in London it was not constructed in one primary phase of building, and also unlike the other canals it is a canalised river, not an entirely new canal. Navigation apparently first took place with the Vikings. Work...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

WARWICK CASTLE

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

A Medieval motte and bailey castle built in 1068 extended and rebuilt during the 13th and 14th century with 15th century additions. Alterations to the Bear and Clarence towers in the reign of Richard III to carry artillery. King James I granted the ruinous castle to Sir Fulke Greville in 1...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

IGHTHAM MOTE

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

Medieval moated manor house of courtyard plan. The earliest stone buildings, all built within a few years of each other, date from between 1340-60 and comprise an open hall, two solar ranges and a chapel. In the late 15th century the west range was built and in the 16th and 17th centuries...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

PIEL CASTLE

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

Originally fortified in the Reign of King Stephen (1135-54). A licence to crenellate was granted in 1327 and the visible remains probably date from that period. Dismantled 1403 and partly rebuilt circa 1429, The castle was ruinous by 1537. It was renovated in the mid-19th century. The monu...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CHETWYND PARK

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

Medieval park extant by 1281, in 1388 it contained a moated park lodge. The park appeared to disparked during the 15th or early 16th century. The present park was landscaped during the 17th century when the present house was constructed. The main area of the park is covered in woodland, wi...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

SEATHWAITE GRAPHITE MINES

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

Remains of a graphite mine, operational between the early 16th century and 1891, mostly comprising numerous adits and spoilheaps. Also known as Borrowdale mine.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290