Monument record BNH 133 - Circular well observed after accidental discovery at East Farm, Barnham

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Circular well observed after accidental discovery at East Farm, Barnham


Grid reference Centred TL 8765 7916 (5m by 4m)
Map sheet TL87NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Circular well observed after accidental discovery.

1.2m internal diameter. Depth unknown. Principally flint fabric, with rare small/thin red unfrogged bricks. Flint were large and nicely dressed with largely flush/flat inner faces. Competent work. Average size of flint c.0.2m squared. Coursed, but no formal bond. Soft pale brown sandy mortar.

Probably c. 17/18th century. Associated with cottage recorded in the location on an Enclosure map.

Reported by David Hedding. Was advised to backfill with inert material and make safe.

Formerly recorded as BNH 106

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: Gardner, R. 2008. Watching Brief - East Farm, Barnham.
  • --- Unpublished document: Gardner, R.. 2008. Watching Brief Record - Well at East Farm, Barnahm.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 9 2017 10:03AM

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