Possible cursus monument, Pastures Farm, Loxley

Description of this historic site

A double ditched enclosure is visible on a number of aerial photographs, running N-S for 400m, with the ditches c.70m apart. It lies approx. 350m to the west of Pastures Farm, Loxley.

Notes about this historic site

1 Recorded as a possible cursus, 440 yards long. Cropmarks transcribed.
2 Double ditches visible on a number of aerial photographs taken in 1966. A number of additional features are also visible to the NE. It is possible that the cropmarks across the southern field show a ploughed out bank to one side of the ditch.

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