Monument record RGD 010 - Grove Farm, Ringsfield Common

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Summary

Roughly rectangular earthworks(?) or cropmarks, visible on AP of possible toft/croft.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 41517 87847 (45m by 42m)
Map sheet TM48NW
Civil Parish RINGSFIELD, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Roughly rectangular earthworks(?) or cropmarks, visible on AP (R1), of possible toft/croft on west side of former Ringsfield Common (RGD 009)(S1). Not shown on OS 1st edition or 1884 maps.
Rapid walk over by Tim Maycock located small scatter of pottery, consisting two Hollesley type glazed and three Hollesley type unglazed (including jar rim) sherds (all C13/C14) and one handle/rim of Late Medieval (C15/C16) jar(?), just to east of enclosure (earthworks?) at TM 4155 8788 (S2)(S3).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S2)(S3).
  • <R1> Photograph: OS. Air Photograph - OS. 67056 052, April 1967.
  • <S1> Cartographic materials: Hodskinson, J.. 1783. The County of Suffolk surveyed.
  • <S2> Verbal communication: Personal communication. Maycock T, November 2001.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Finds Report. Anderson S, SCCAS, Finds identification, November 2001.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Aug 15 2002 4:00AM

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