Monument record FAS 013 - Double ditched ring ditch of unknown date, visible as a cropmark. (Un)

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Summary

Scheduled Monument - Cropmark of a double ditched ring ditch, outer ditch circa 21m diameter, overlaps E end of cursus, see details.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8406 6731 (45m by 46m)
Map sheet TL86NW
Civil Parish FORNHAM ALL SAINTS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

A series of cropmarks photographed by K J St Joseph (S1)(S2)(R1-R4). Double ditched ring ditch, outer ditch circa 21m diameter, inner ring circa 15m diameter, overlaps E end of cursus (FAS 004).
Within area FAS 005.
Ditch was sectioned in two places by A R Edwardson. The secondary silting contained C2 C3 Rom pottery sherds and a coin of Marcus Aurelius (see FAS 013 Rom).
Henge-like structure?

Sources/Archives (11)

  • <S1> (No record type): Martin, E.A.. Martin E A, When is a henge not a henge? PSIA 35, 1982 (2), 141-2, (ill).
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: Plot of cropmarks (in AP cabinet).
  • <R1> (No record type): Edwardson A R, CBA Gp 7, Bulletin 7, 1960, 7-8.
  • <R2> (No record type): Briscoe Lady, Diary, 18 January 1961.
  • <M2> (No record type): Barrow index:.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Department of the Environment. Scheduling information.
  • <M3> (No record type): SAM file: computerised records 13059-13066.
  • <R3> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP ABM 16-17,.
  • <S3> Photograph: Air Photographs. NAU, TL 840 672, JDF 6-8, 1 July 1996.
  • <R4> (No record type): SAU, AP ACY 15-16, ADG 28-30,.
  • <M4> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. APs: CUCAP ABM 16-17; SAU ACY 15-16, ADG 28-30.

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Record last edited

May 8 2019 9:02PM

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