Thesaurus Term/Concept: CROSS DYKE

Identifier 68853
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A linear earthwork, usually a bank accompanied by a ditch, which runs across rather than along an area or ridge of higher ground.

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Instances/Examples (4)

Context Record
Monument Type MSO8008 Bury Castle, Selworthy (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9083 Iron Age crossridge outwork and field banks southeast of Bat's Castle (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12715 Iron Age outwork north of Mounsey Castle (Monument)
Monument Type MDE11896 Possible Iron Age cross ridge dyke at Horner's Neck (Monument)