Monument record ADT 029 - Probable Bronze Age round barrow.

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Probable Bronze Age round barrow, Alderton parish


Grid reference Centred TM 3288 4112 (26m by 24m)
Map sheet TM34SW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Ring ditch cropmark - circa 20m diameter, traversed by curved field boundary (?) (S1).
A possible Bronze Age round barrow can be seen showing as a cropmark of a ring ditch on the photograph mentioned above centred on TM 32864112. The ring ditch is 21m in diameter and is cut by a curvilinear ditch which may be part of a Prehistoric or Roman trackway (ADT 003). (S2)
See ADT 003 for the nearby Prehistoric or Roman settlement site.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP (BNL108) 22-JUN-1973.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP (BNL108) 22-JUN-1973.
  • <S2> Verbal communication: Newsome, S.. 2001 -. Suffolk Coastal NMP Project. Sarah Newsome.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Apr 24 2018 2:24PM

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