Monument record BRK 107 - Evidence of landscaping at Barking Hall

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Four trial trenches produced evidence of extensive C19 landscaping.


Grid reference Centred TM 07559 53465 (67m by 65m)
Map sheet TM05SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Four trial trenches opened in area of proposed Care Home extension, produced evidence of extensive C19 landscaping in approximate area of the gardens of the now demolished Barking Hall. Several C19 drain runs and an undated ditch were observed. No significant early archaeological finds or features were recorded and no evidence of the precursor to the C19 Hall was observed (S1).
See details in Lost Country Houses of Suffolk by WM Roberts.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Unpublished document: Gardner, R.. 2004. Archaeological Monitoring Report: Barking Hall Care Home., Barking.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Gardner, R.. 2004. Archaeological Evaluation Report: Barking Hall Care Home, Barking.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Roberts, W.M.. 2010. Lost Country Houses Of Suffolk.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jun 12 2017 12:38PM

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