HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Historic England research records Result
Historic England research recordsPrintable version | About Historic England research records

Historic England Research Records

Castle Hill

Hob Uid: 52560
Location :
Wakefield
Non Civil Parish
Grid Ref : SE3005017620
Summary : Supposed site of 12/13th century moated manor house. By 1816 the site had been levelled although some remains were visible near the mill. By 1964 it was covered by allotment gardens and nothing remained.
More information : [SE 30051762] Castle Hill [G.T.] (1)

Castle Hill was probably the site of a 12th/13th c moated manor
house. In 1816 the site had been levelled though some remains
were still visible near the mill.
[O.S. 1st edition 1" shows what appears to be a small moated
enclosure here] (2-4)

The site is covered by allotment gardens. Nothing intelligible
remains. (5)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : OS 1" 1841
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :
Source Number : 2
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Wakefield its History and People Vol.I 1939, 93 (JW Walker)
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :
Source Number : 3
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Walks in Wakefield & Neighbourhood 1871 507 (WS Banks)
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :
Source Number : 5
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 RL 20-OCT-64
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Medieval
Monument End Date : 1540
Monument Start Date : 1066
Monument Type : Manor House, Moat
Evidence : Uncertain Evidence, Levelled Earthwork

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SE 31 NW 19
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SE 31 NW 19
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1964-10-20
End Date : 1964-10-20