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'The Moat': a motte and bailey castle 700m west of Mayfield Heath Farm

A Scheduled Monument in Kings Ripton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.3633 / 52°21'47"N

Longitude: -0.1681 / 0°10'5"W

OS Eastings: 524834.985791

OS Northings: 275495.542669

OS Grid: TL248754

Mapcode National: GBR J2B.SCT

Mapcode Global: VHGLQ.1VHN

Entry Name: 'The Moat': a motte and bailey castle 700m west of Mayfield Heath Farm

Scheduled Date: 22 October 1954

Last Amended: 3 July 1992

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1009595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 20432

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Kings Ripton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Kings Ripton St Peter

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