Archaeological fieldwork throughout Leicestershire

Medieval Earthworks

Medieval Earthworks of South-West Leicestershire

The medieval earthworks of South West Leicestershire by Robert F Hartley records the ‘humps and bumps’ that are the remains of the medieval landscape of the Borough of Hinckley and Bosworth.

These include remains of shrunken and deserted villages, manor houses, monastic granges, castles, ponds and gardens as well as a full mapping of the ridge and furrow that is the remains of the former open field systems.

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The medieval earthworks of south west Leicestershire costs £4 (+ £1.50 p+p) and is available  by post with cheque (made payable to ‘LMAFG’) from:

Leicestershire Fieldworkers
c/o Kathy Elkin,
37 Church Road
Nr Nuneaton
CV13 0QH

Back numbers of previous volumes in this series are sometimes available – again please contact me to enquire.  Copies are also available at meetings if notification is given or at events we attend with our 2nd hand and new books bookstall.