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SHELLOW HALL

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

A medieval moated site surrounding Shellow Hall. The moated site incorporates two islands which are separated by an intervening moat arm of the moat ditch. The northern island, the largest of the two, measures 60 metres square and is level with the surrounding ground surface. It is approac...

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

Ha-ha surrounding the gardens to Nonsuch Park House. It was was constructed sometime between 1731 and 1804. An archaeological survey by RCHME field staff in 1993-95 identified the earthwork. The northwest side extended for a distance of 125 metres and had a maximum depth of 1.5 metres, the...

RIVER AXE

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

The Axe, rising near Wells, reaches the sea near Weston-super-Mare. Navigable from the Middle Ages it remained so until the drainage Acts of 1801 and 1802.

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

The earthwork, buried, standing and rock cut remains of Rath Rake, Cowlica Rake, Dunnington, Hardbeat, Hardwork and Gatcliffe lead mines. It is unclear when the mines were first worked but Roman brooches and pins, found in surface workings at Cowlica Rake and Hardbeat mines in the mid 19th...

KNIGHTSHAYES PARK

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

Landscape park and gardens to Knightshayes Court covering an area of 100 hectares. The park dates to the late 18th century and was improved during the early 19th century. The gardens were first laid out during the late 19th century and include terraced gardens and formal designs created by...

Shrewsbury canal extension to Atcham, Attingham Park

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

The earthwork commences in a rounded basin end at SJ 5400946 (A on plan), 15m NW/SE by 14m transversely, with slight indications of a shallow channel 7m wide and 0.2m deep running for some 23m further S, possibly the line of the marker ditch. N from the basin end, a well-defined flat botto...

QUEENS DRIVE

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

Remains of an early 19th century carriage drive visible north of the Corinthian Arch in Stowe Park. The drive survives as an earthwork for a distance of 150 metres and is defined by two scarps 0.7 metres high, forming a level trackway 7.5 metres wide. Two small semi-circular bays at its so...

FURNACE NINE ACRES

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

Iron workings and furnace identified in the grounds of Gravetye Manor. The furnace was in use in 1574 and was used for the manufacture of guns and shells between 1761-69. It was closed by 1787. Earthworks survive and were surveyed in 1971. The pond, Lower Lake, is probably the relandscapin...

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

The remains of a timber and concrete jetty survive on the eastern bank of the River Thames south-east of the village of East Tilbury. It was probably initially constructed to support the building of the blockhouse (see TQ 67 NE 83) in 1539-41, but later used to land coal. After several pha...

HENGRAVE HALL

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

The hall house was constructed of brick and stone between 1525 and 1538. A moat was also constructed on the site. In 1775, a wing of the house was demolished and part of the moat was filled in, leaving the remaining portion as a garden feature. The house has since been converted to a Catho...