Possible Medieval Settlement to S of Manor Farm, Bascot

Description of this historic site

The site of a possible settlement dating to the Medieval period. Earthworks are visible which may represent settlement and finds of building stone, roof tile and pottery, dating from the Medieval and Post Medieval periods, have been recovered. The site is located 200m east of Bascot.

Notes about this historic site

1 Vestigial mounds of uncertain origin in the field to the S of Manor Farm, which has produced quantities of roofing tile, building stone (white lias) and two sherds of pottery. This evidence and some mounds further W indicates that the area may once have been occupied. Two body sherds – one 12-13th century and one Post Medieval.
2 Catalogue card description.

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