Town Ditch Field, Castleton, Derbyshire, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoRams
N 53° 20.594 W 001° 46.606
30U E 581437 N 5911150
Quick Description: Remains of a medieval town ditch.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/21/2007 4:26:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM2EMP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 29

Long Description:
The remains of the Medieval town ditch which surrounded Castleton are visible in this field. Built in the same period as Peveril castle (late eleventh century) it formed part of the towns defences. The field now serves an agricultural purpose as grazing land.
The address of property, including Postcode.:
Centre of Castleton, opposite visitor centre.

The charges to visitors and opening hours.:
Viewed from street. Its just a field :-)

Web page: [Web Link]

National Trust member: yes

Parking place (optional): Not Listed

References: Not listed

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