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Monument Number 59734

Hob Uid: 59734
Location :
North Yorkshire
Ryedale
Acklam
Grid Ref : SE7836061350
Summary : A Motte and bailey castle, visible as an earthwork and scheduled. The bailey is about 200 feet by 80 feet and stone structures have been identified.
More information : SE 783 613. A motte and bailey was located and surveyed by H G Ramm. The bailey is about 200ft by 80ft, and stone structures have been identified. (1)

Motte and Bailey situated at SE 7836 6135 on the western extremity of an east-west ridge, and formed by two simple transverse ditches. One ditch cuts off the naturally rounded ridge, which is artificially raised some 1-2 metre by the upcast, to provide the motte. The other ditch marks the eastern extent of the bailey, which has no other enclosing feature. Surveyed at 1:2500. (2)

SE 7836 6135. Motte and Bailey (NR). (3)

SE 7837 6134. Motte and bailey castle south of Scotland. Scheduled RSM Number 20526. (4)

Listed by Cathcart King as a possible motte and bailey castle. (5)

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Source Number : 1
Source : The Yorkshire archaeological journal
Source details : (S A Moorhouse)
Page(s) : 109
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Vol(s) : 42 - 1968
Source Number : 2
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 RE 12-DEC-69
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Source Number : 3
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 1:10000 1972
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Source Number : 4
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : English Heritage, Scheduling Amendment, 25-MAR-1994
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Source Number : 5
Source : Castellarium anglicanum : an index and bibliography of the castles in England, Wales and the Islands. Volume II : Norfolk-Yorkshire and the islands
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Page(s) : 531
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Vol(s) : Feb-83

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Medieval
Monument End Date : 1540
Monument Start Date : 1066
Monument Type : Motte And Bailey
Evidence : Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 20526
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SE 76 SE 7
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SE 76 SE 7
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1969-12-12
End Date : 1969-12-12