Undated Enclosures 1km SW of Church

Description of this historic site

The site of several enclosures of unknown date. They are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs and are situated 800m south east of Maxtoke.

Notes about this historic site

1 Cropmarks comprising a ditched oval enclosure c50 x 37m,a ditched circular enclosure c37m by 30m and a ditched circular enclosure c30 x 25m. These lie immediately N of M6. Not examined on the ground.
2 An air photograph taken in 1973 showed ground disturbance on the site of the largest enclosure.
3 Photograph was not examined.
4 Hunting Surveys photograph, as part of M6 route survey.

More from Maxstoke
More from Earthworks