Monument record MRM 017 - Martlesham Heath Barrow Number 1
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 2458 4569 (50m by 50m)|
|Civil Parish||MARTLESHAM, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (2)
Site of round barrow.
1935: Not found, probably destroyed when aerodrome was erected (NWHCM). 1953: No longer exists. Reported to have been destroyed in 1917 when the airfield was made (S2).
1974: Site of barrow was exacavated. No ditch or graves were located. a small pit 0.6m in diameter and 0.4m deep, containing Beaker pottery, was found. Also a scatter of pottery sherds and flint tools, including a microlith point. Site now destroyed by new Felixstowe road (R1).
For more information on pottery beaker, see (S1).
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Jul 13 2005 3:48PM