Castle Dykes Motte and Bailey Castle

Northamptonshire

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Tagged With

Bailey
Iron Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Northamptonshire County Council

District Council

Daventry District Council

Parish

Farthingstone

Parliamentary Constituency

Daventry

Grid Reference

SE618618 (461824, 256705)

WGS84 Coordinates

52.2047, -1.09521

Nearest Postcode

NN12 8HD

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Notes

Motte and treble bailey seen as earthworks. Medieval pottery and fragments of an Iron Age plough have been recovered from the site. There are four enclosures, a circular keep, supported by courts east and west, and a large court on the north west. Scheduled.

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