SK6804 : Medieval motte, Ingarsby

taken 9 months ago, near to Houghton on The Hill, Leicestershire, Great Britain

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Medieval motte, Ingarsby
Medieval motte, Ingarsby
The traditional local name is Monk's Grave, although it is a straightforward medieval motte and ditch, approx.50 metres in diameter, with a well defined moat. Designated a Scheduled Monument, the description gives no indication of the history of the site.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Monday, 9 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused  Defence, Military 
Period (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6815 0488 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:38.2438N 0:59.6626W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6813 0486
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Other Tags
Castle Motte  Scheduled Monument 

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