Monument record CHD 026 - Westend Farm

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Moat with subsidiary enclosures (sites of) at Westend Farm.


Grid reference Centred TM 324 794 (456m by 379m)
Map sheet TM37NW


Type and Period (6)

Full Description

Moat with subsidiary enclosures (sites of) at Westend Farm. 1971: Settlement, either farm with extensive enclosures or croft sites. Pottery scatter and flint rubble. Site bulldozed (S1).
1982: Farm destroyed in bomb dump blast from Metfield Airport 1944. Only the large pond survives, all the rest has been flattened and site is now ploughed. Pottery scatter C14 onwards (S2).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, West S E, 1971.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. APs: CUCAP BEQ 43 & 46.
  • <R1> (No record type): East Suffolk County Council AP 33/0111.
  • <S2> (No record type): Hardy M J, 1982.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeology in Suffolk 1982, PS1A, 35, 1983, (3), 230..
  • <S4> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, APs BEQ 43 & 46, 1971.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 22 2014 3:53PM

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