Monument record BRK 005 - Ring ditch of unknown date, visible as a cropmark.

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Cropmark of a ring ditch, circa 25m diameter, (S1)(S2), trackway/linear feature 004 swerves to avoid this.


Grid reference Centred TM 1048 5348 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM15SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Ring ditch. Single circle, circa 20-25m diameter, E of railway (S1)(S2). Trackway/linear feature 004 swerves to avoid this.
2002: part of larger evaluation but left outside excavated area - see BRK 104.
AP assessment confirmed the presence of a ring ditch at this location, with evidence for a slight mound (S4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP YJ 86, 1959.
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, APs ACZ 4, 5.
  • <S3> (No record type): Farrands, APs 172.4, 172.6, 172.7, 1977.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Palmer, R.. 2002. Gallows Hill, centred TM105538, Gipping Valley, Suffolk: Aerial photographic assessment.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 17 2014 11:30AM

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