Pit Alignment at Church Lawford Airfield

Description of this historic site

The site of a pit alignment dating to the Iron Age. During an excavation of eight of the pits, Iron Age pottery was found. The site of the pit alignment lies 700m north east of Wolston Grange.

Notes about this historic site

1 16 elongated pits revealed during WB in advance of gravel extraction. Excavation of 8 of these pits produced mid Iron Age pottery. Examination of APs shows the pit alignment is clearly visible on the same alignment as the ex-runway/nursery to the north. This pit alignment was discovered within Area E of the site.

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