Monument record BNC 077 - Benacre Broad

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Timber remains of duck decoy pipe recorded in south side of Benacre Broad (when dry).


Grid reference Centred TM 5291 8275 (16m by 38m)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Timber remains of duck cecoy pipe recorded in south side of Benacre Broad (when dry). Survey and photographic record in (S1) (S2).
Not mapped by OS in 1880s but shown on early 1900s map.
For earlier decoy pipe(?) on N side of Broad see BNC 075 & for record of decoy pipe built in 1880 see BNC Misc.

Included in the Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History annual round up of individual finds and discoveries for 2006 (S3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Verbal communication: Personal communication. Felicity Hillier, CD showing survey results - S Decoy, January 2006.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Portable Antiquities Database.
  • <S3> Article in serial: Martin, E.A., Pendleton, C. & Plouviez, J.. 2007. Archaeology in Suffolk 2006. XXXXI (3).

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 6 2016 9:03AM

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