Monument record MNL 1143 - Medieval and Post Medieval earthwork features- Warren Hill - Stewardship Plan

Please read our .


Medieval earthworks of boundary banks, earthworks and Rabbit warrens and Post medieval earthworks of boundary banks, quarries, wood banks, parish boundary and a trackway.


Grid reference Centred TL 7439 7447 (761m by 921m)
Map sheet TL77SW


Type and Period (7)

Full Description

2020: Countryside stewardship management plan identified medieval and post medieval features. Two shovel sized test pits were undertaken to identified the natures and depth of soils visible. No artefacts were recovered. Medieval earthworks recorded during the walk over surveys, Lidar interpretation and documentary research included boundary bank, Rabbit warren and earthworks.

The Post medieval features recorded were also defined by Ordnance survey mapping and included wood and heath banks and boundary banks associated with Meeanee plantation. From 1864 until 1950 Warren Hill was quarried for sand and gravel with a number of quarries visible or recoded on historic mapping included remaining earthworks of trackways leading to the quarry areas. Earthworks of remining parish boundaries were also observed (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Robertson, D.. 2020. Countryside Stewardship Implementation Plan, Warren Hill, Mildenhall, Suffolk.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 26 2022 10:57AM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.