Monument record SLT 003 - Southolt Hall

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Summary

Moat - fragmentary.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2050 6996 (134m by 120m)
Map sheet TM26NW
Civil Parish SOUTHOLT, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Moat - fragmentary. Isolated, near parish boundary.
Irregular long rectangular shape; house occupies E half and an old orchard the W half. Surrounding waterfilled ditch is narrow for a moat. The W arm has been substantially enlarged with a deep hole at its centre. The adjoining field name `Clay Pit Close' suggests that this enlargement may be connected with PMed clay diggings. A large hole/pond in the middle of the N side may also have been a clay pit. W and N arms of `moat' cleaned out September/October 1992 (S1).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, site visit (EM), 20 October 1992.
  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM26NW2.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: annotated maps.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 10 1993 12:00AM

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