Monument record SFT 001 - Moated Site in Round Grove

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Moat, rectangular, 72m x 60m.


Grid reference Centred TL 9646 6788 (87m by 78m)
Map sheet TL96NE


Type and Period (1)

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Moat, rectangular, 72m x 60m. Ditch 1.5m deep (R1), up to 3.50m (S1). 1975 : Break in SW corner may be original. Unoccupied, covered by scrub. Island lower than surrounding ground.
1986 : 'Moat boggy rather than wet. A stretch of water immediately to the W, marked "drain" on the maplet, aligns with the S arm of the moat and may relate to it. Interior and surrounding wood are full of dead elms, some felled. Traces of external bank on N and E' (S1).
Isolated, 170m from parish boundary, 700m from church.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <M1> (No record type): SAM file:.
  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL96NE14.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: DOE scheduling information.

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Record last edited

Dec 23 2011 4:27PM

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