Monument record COK 012 - Post Medieval Hundred boundary.

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Summary

Hundred Stone.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 9261 5603 (25m by 25m)
Map sheet TL95NW
Civil Parish COCKFIELD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Hundred Stone.
1886: Formerly inscribed:- THIS MARKS THE BOUNDS OF THREE HUNDREDS AND THREE TOWNS. (Babergh, Thedwastry & Cosford; Cockfield, Felsham & Thorpe Morieux) 'Close to this stone is a pond by the road-side, called the Hundred-stone pond, through which flows a stream' (S1).
1982: Stone survives on road verge on E side of junction. Inscription not now visible (S2).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: maplet.
  • <S1> (No record type): Babington C, Materials for a 'History of Cockfield', PSIA, 5, 1886, 212.
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Martin E, 1982.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 28 2013 12:22PM

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