These are the remains of a medieval motte. It stands at the junction of two small valleys. The main earthwork cut off an area of ground with a deep ditch. There was an outer enclosure, but ploughing has destroyed it. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; E Geary|
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1964; N K Blood
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1968; D Smith
Source of Reference
Local History of Lowick
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