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Name:Langton Manor: Manor House earthworks
Type of Record:Monument
HER Number:MDO1327
Last edited:Aug 28 2020 3:03PM

Location:Langton Herring; Dorset
Grid Reference:SY 615 823
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Monument Type(s):


Linear banks and hollows are visible as earthworks on aerial photographs and are considered to be related to the medieval settlement of Langetone. The probable site of the manor house.

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Langton Manor. Earthworks of the site of a medieval manor house.

Sources and Further Reading

---SDO8 - Serial: Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society. 1893. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club. 14. 170-176.
<1>SWX2331 - Article in serial: Sparks W (Major). 1893. Langton Herring. Vol 14. 170-176.
<2>SWX1259 - Unpublished document: Quinnell, N V. Various. Field Investigators Comments F1 NVQ. 19-APR-55.
<3>SWX2333 - Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 04-NOV-1946. RAF/CPE/UK/1821 6458-59.
<4>SDO11900 - Unpublished document: Barton, J G. Field Investigators Comments F2 JGB. 24-APR-80.
<4>SWX8399 - (No record type): Mr J Hatcher School House Langton Herring (not a schoolmaster). 24-APR-80.
<5>SDO12105 - Aerial Photograph: 01-FEB-1968. MAL/6804 012-3.
<6>SWX8684 - Unpublished document: Coulson C. 1989. Letter, Dr C Coulson.

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