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King's Newnham (2)
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Archaeology and Ancient Sites (8)
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Pit Alignment (1)
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Neolithic or Bronze Age Ring Ditches/ Kings Newnham Site A
1 At Newnham Regis, between Brinklow and Wolston, there are signs of ancient habitations, and three sepulchral urns were found there some time ago. 2 Near the site of the demolished ...
The site of several ring ditches of Neolithic or Bronze Age date. Some of the ring ditches have been partially excavated and interpreted as the remains of a henge, enclosure and barrow. The ring ditches are situated 700m east of Bretford.
Excavation of Ring Ditches in Kings Newnham
1 1968: part of the complex was excavated, which included a pair of ring ditches and an elongated enclosure. Five trenches were opened up and revealed: Site C – a ...
Two ring ditches of Neolithic date were found during an archaeological excavation. The ring ditches were situated within an enclosure. They were located 500m east of Bretford.
Pit Alignment and ?cursus at The Barbellows
2 A number of linear crop marks and pit alignments show on aerial photographs running in various directions. 3 It was reported that part of this cropmark complex is recorded as ...
The site of a Prehistoric pit alignment and a possible cursus monument. They are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs. The pit alignment and cursus are located 600m north west of Knightlow Hill.
Possible Cursus Monument 400m SE of Charlecote
3 Two side ditches of a possible cursus monument show on air photos. The side ditches are very straight, although it is not certain that this is a cursus monument. 4 ...
Two linear features are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs. They may be the side ditches of a possible cursus, which dates to the Neolithic period, though this has not been proven. The site is located 550m east of the church, Charlecote.
Possible prehistoric enclosure, Meer Hill, Loxley
1 A cropmark is visible on a single layer of Google Earth imagery, consisting of two parallel ditches, c.20m apart with a rounded terminal at the NE end. These run ...
A cropmark, seemingly of two parallel ditches with a rounded end, runs across a cultivated field at Meer Hill, Loxley. The site is potentially of prehistoric origin; but little artefactual evidence has been recovered in its vicinity.
Possible cursus monument, Pastures Farm, Loxley
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 ...
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.
Longbridge Farm Cursus
1 Elongated rectangular enclosure with straight sides and right angled corners shows on aerial photographs. This is probably a cursus monument and is about 260m long and 27 to 30m ...
A long rectangular feature, possibly a cursus dating to the Neolithic period, is visible on aerial photographs. It is located 1km north east of the church, Sherbourne.
Neolithic Cursus 400m SE of Barford Sheds
1 Part of a complex of cropmarks. 3 A very limited area of the cursus at Barford was excavated in 1972-73, confirming its shape, size and position, and (because it was ...
The site of a partially destroyed Neolithic cursus. The cursus was partially excavated in order to determine its shape and size. It can be seen as a cropmark on aerial photographs. It is located 400m south east of Barford Sheds.
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