Monument record CLA 005 - Barrow of unknown date and artefact scatter of over 200 worked flints within barrow.

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Summary

Barrow (site of) - N of Chilton Street.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7587 4702 (44m by 42m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL74NE
Civil Parish CLARE, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Barrow (site of) - N of Chilton Street. Shown on 1858 OS map, 1st edition as "tumulus" and on 1886 25" OS map as `Tumulus (site of)'. Slight rise (OS 1950)(R1).
Concentric ring ditch, circa 30m diameter (S1).
1957: `Low mound is visible' (S2)(R1).
1984: `Visible in plough-soil as an irregular mound with a noticeable concentration of large natural flint pebbles, circa 1.0m above surrounding land surface. Fieldwalking produced over 200 worked flints in area of barrow' (S2).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP EP 147.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. AP: CUCAP EP 147.
  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL74NE8.
  • <S2> (No record type): J Haverhill Dist Archaeol Group, 3, 1984, (3), 164-166, fig 44.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Oct 8 2021 2:12PM

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