Monument record EXG 069 - Newmarket Heath

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Summary

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

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6127 6355 (50m 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 editiion map (S1). According to (S2)(R1) sited to TL 6122 6359. `It is now visible on APs as a ploughed-out ring ditch, 70ft in diameter' (S2)(R1). For alternative location see EXG 070. Visible on OS APs (S2)(R2) & CUCAP APs (S3)(R3).
April 1995: Transferred from Cambridgeshire to Suffolk with county boundary change.
September 1996: Relocated to TL 6127 6356 approximately after (S1). Precise location needs checking against APs (?centred around TL 612 636 in (S3).

Sources/Archives (9)

  • <S1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1836. OS, 1st ed 1 inch map, 1836. OS, 1st ed 1 inch map, 1836.
  • <R1> (No record type): RCHM, NE Cambs, 1972, 40.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: copy (S1)(S2)(S3).
  • <R2> (No record type): OS, record card.
  • <S2> (No record type): Cambs CC, Archaeological SMR, 07465, November 1985.
  • <S3> (No record type): Cambs CC, Archaeological SMR, 09030.
  • <R3> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, APs, XS 8-10, 25/03/1959.
  • <R4> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, unspecified.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 30 2021 1:36PM

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