Monument record MYO3592 - Miiltary Training Site with Slit trenches

Summary

The earthworks of a military training site (specifically an infantry redoubt) were seen on air photographs. The redoubt is situated within the military training area on Strensall Common. It is polygonal in shape, defined by two ditches, and considered to be a fairly recent construction. Monarch 1183473

Location

Grid reference Centred SE 6514 6133 (77m by 58m)
Map sheet SE66SE
Civil Parish Strensall, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Full Description

NMR Information:
The earthworks of a military training site (specifically an infantry redoubt) were seen on air photographs. The redoubt is situated within the military training area on Strensall Common. It is polygonal in shape, 40m wide internally, centred at SE 6515 6133. It is defined by two ditches, and considered to be a fairly recent construction.
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1 Oblique aerial photograph reference number CRA (AJC 325/19) 27-FEB-1993

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.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 8 2019 12:00PM

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