Monument record FRS 016 - Six Post-Medieval quarry pits, one labelled sand pit

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Six probably Post Medieval quarry pits, visible as earthworks north and east of Grange Farm


Grid reference Centred TM 44055 58822 (301m by 283m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM45NW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Six quarry pits, probably of Post Medieval date (one is recorded on the 1st series 1" map as a 'sand pit' (S1) ), are visible as earthworks north and east of Grange Farm (S2-3), at TM 43935882, TM 44035885, TM 44085894, TM 44085876, TM 44155873 and TM 44135871 (this last is joined to both the previous two pits). Only the most westerly and northerly two pits are not ploughed.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey, 1st edition 1" map. Published 1837.
  • <S2> Photograph: USAAF. USAAF Air Photograph. US/7PH/GP/LOC132 5049-5050.
  • <S3> Photograph: OS, AP. OS/72057 28-29.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 25 2013 2:10PM

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