Monument record SUT 009 - Group of round barrows, Sutton Hoo; Sutton Mounts; Mound 6

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Summary

1964: 'Mound 6' - 65 feet diameter, 3-4 feet high, apparently undisturbed (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2883 4874 (25m by 25m)
Map sheet TM24NE
Civil Parish SUTTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

1964: 'Mound 6' - 65 feet diameter, 3-4 feet high, apparently undisturbed (S1).
1975: 70 feet (21m) diameter and 3-3 feet 6 inches (0.9-1.15m) high (S2).
Scheduled
mound 6 had contained a cremation wrapped in cloth in a bronze bowl. Mound 6 has been damaged by an unrecorded excavation.(S4)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <M1> (No record type): SAM file:.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM24NE2.6.
  • <S2> (No record type): Bruce Mitford R, The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, 1, 1975.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Department of the Environment. Scheduling information.
  • <S3> Article in serial: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. PSIAH 36 (1) 1985 p52, PSIAH 36(2) 1986 p155.
  • <S4> Article in serial: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. PSIAH 37(2), 1989, p 164.

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Jul 25 2019 11:41AM

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