Monument record BGL 016 - Site of a barrow and find of a small quartzite hammer.

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Summary

Barrow (site of) - one of group.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2367 4505 (25m by 25m)
Map sheet TM24NW
Civil Parish BRIGHTWELL, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description


Barrow (site of) - northermost of group of 5 (see FXL 016, BGL 014-5 & 017-8; also see FXL 015).
Excavated by members of the Ipswich & District Field Club, May 1919. Appeared to have been previously dug into. Small quartzite hammer was the only find.
Probably Anglo Saxon. (No 6 on 1921 plan.)
1962: 'E' - No trace of this barrow. Bracken dense (S1).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM24NW25E.
  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Martin, E.. 1981. The Barrows of East Anglia.
  • <R2> Source Unchecked: IPSMG.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 7 2019 1:08PM

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