Information for record number MWA8910:
Garden Features, Lock Keepers Cottage, Hawkesbury Junction, Coventry

Summary Garden features of unknown date, including walls, a pit and a well, were found during a geophysical survey. The site was located 400m north east of Coney Lane Bridge.
What Is It?  
Type: Garden Feature, Well, Wall, Pit
Period: Unknown
Where Is It?  
Parish: Nuneaton and Bedworth
District: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 36 84
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
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Source Number  

1 Geophysical survey revealed garden features, consisting of walls, a pit and a possible well.

Source No: 1
Source Type: Geophysical Survey Report
Title: Lock Keepers Cottage, Hawkesbury Junction, Coventry
Author/originator: P Barker & E Mercer
Date: 2000
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technique Geophysical Survey The measuring and recording of electrical resistivity or magnetism in order to determine the existence and outline of buried features such as walls and ditches. Geophysical techniques include resistivity survey, magnetometer survey and ground penetrating radar. View Image back
monument SITE * Unclassifiable site with minimal information. Specify site type wherever possible. back
monument LOCK KEEPERS COTTAGE * The residence of a lock-keeper. back
monument GARDEN FEATURE * Unspecified landscape feature. Use more specific type where known. back
monument PIT * A hole or cavity in the ground, either natural or the result of excavation. Use more specific type where known. back
monument WELL * A shaft or pit dug in the ground over a supply of spring-water. back
monument BRIDGE * A structure of wood, stone, iron, brick or concrete, etc, with one or more intervals under it to span a river or other space. Use specific type where known. back
monument WALL * An enclosing structure composed of bricks, stones or similar materials, laid in courses. Use specific type where known. back

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