Monument record EXG 068 - Newmarket Heath

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Summary

Round barrow (site of) depicted on OS 1st edition map (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6119 6352 (51m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL66SW
Civil Parish NEWMARKET, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish EXNING, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Round barrow (site of) depicted on OS 1st edition map (S1). According to (S2) sited to TL 6116 6352 and `is now visible on APs as a ploughed-out ring ditch, 75ft in diameter (S2)(R1)(S4)(R2). Also located by (S3) to TL 611 635. For alternative location see EXG 070. April 1995: Transferred from Cambridgeshire to Suffolk with county boundary change.
September 1996: Relocated to TL 6120 6352 approximately after (S1). Precise location needs checking against APs. Centred around TL 612 636 in (S4). For other barrows/ring ditches on Newmarket Heath see EXG 022, 066-067, 069- 071 & Misc.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1836. OS, 1st ed 1 inch map, 1836. OS, 1st ed 1 inch map, 1836.
  • <R1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, unspecified.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: copy (S1)(S2)(S3)(S4).
  • <S2> (No record type): Cambs CC, Archaeological SMR, 07462, November 1985.
  • <R2> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, APs, XS 8-10, 25/03/1959.
  • <S3> (No record type): Cambs CC, Archaeological SMR, 07463, November 1985.
  • <S4> (No record type): Cambs CC, Archaeological SMR, 09030.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 30 2021 1:33PM

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