Monument record WNG 042 - Possible pillow mounds, Wangford Woods; Wangford Warren

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Summary

2 small mounds - one circular, circa 8m diameter and 60cm high, the other, about 15m to north, long, circa 8m wide, 25m long and 60cm high. Also linear bank/s.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7734 8188 (34m by 36m)
Map sheet TL78SE
Civil Parish WANGFORD, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

2 small mounds - one circular, circa 8m diameter and 60cm high, the other, about 15m to north, long, circa 8m wide and 25m long. Also linear bank/s (one, possibly two), circa 10m wide and 30cm high to west, parallel to ride (date and function unknown).
Possible pillow mounds - see similar groupings at Mildenhall (MNL 516/517 ), Brandon (BRD 082 & BRD 195/196) and Sutton (SUT 096/097).
Also see WNG 026 for another possible pillow mound within Wangford Warren.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. Site Report. Pendleton C (SCCAS), Wangford warren - transect sites, report and map (site F), Jan 2009.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 16 2018 2:30PM

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