Monument record MYO2425 - Stack Stand Strensall

Summary

Over forty post medieval stack stands were seen as earthworks on air photographs. The features are roughly circular raised platforms, surrounded by a ditch.

Location

Grid reference Centred SE 6539 6047 (608m by 869m)
Map sheet SE66SE
Civil Parish Strensall, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Over forty post medieval stack stands were seen as earthworks on air photographs. The features are roughly circular raised platforms, 3-4 metres in diameter, surrounded by a ditch. They cover an area about 1 kilometre by 0.5 kilometres in the centre of Strensall Common.

NMR Information:
No further description provided.
Sources:
1 Vertical aerial photograph reference number NMR OS/84105 001 28-APR-1984
2 Oblique aerial photograph reference number CRA (AJC 326/15) 27-FEB-1993
3 Oblique aerial photograph reference number CRA (AJC 327/24) 03-MAY-1995

Related event: part of the RCHME/English Heritage Vale of York project. It forms part of the National Mapping Programme (NMP) and was undertaken by the Aerial Survey
section in the York office. 1998-2000.


Defence Estates, 2003, Strensall Training Area (Unpublished document). SYO457.

English Heritage, 2011, Vale of York National Mapping Project AMIE data (Unpublished document). SYO1458.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: English Heritage. 2011. Vale of York National Mapping Project AMIE data.
  • --- Unpublished document: Defence Estates. 2003. Strensall Training Area.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jul 8 2019 1:13PM

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