Monument record BLB 028 - Possible round barrow of unknown date.

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Summary

1994: Possible barrow reported by Barry Love on nature reserve SW of Westwood Lodge. Subsequent examination of aerial photography has identified a possible mound to the northwest, recorded as SHER BLB 107, but no visible earthworks at this precise location.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4626 7353 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM47SE
Civil Parish BLYTHBURGH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

1994: Possible barrow reported by Barry Love on nature reserve SW of Westwood Lodge.
January 1995: Observed by John Newman (from track circa 60m away) - appears to be a low mound, circa 70/80cm high and 15/20m in diameter, under heathland (S1).

January 2015. Suffolk Coast and Heaths National Mapping Programme.
Subsequent examination of aerial photography has identified a possible mound to the northwest, recorded as SHER BLB 107, but no visible earthworks at this precise location (S2-S3).
E. Ford (Norfolk Historic Environment Service), 14th January 2015.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Love, B.. Love B per SAU (J Newman), site report, February 1995, maps.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S2> Vertical Aerial Photograph: Vertical aerial photograph. RAF/58/2378 V 0102-0103 28-FEB-1958 (EHA Original Print).
  • <S3> LIDAR Airborne Survey: LIDAR airborne survey. LIDAR TM4673 Environment Agency 2m DTM 30-NOV-2010.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 7 2019 1:36PM

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