Monument record IXW 013 - Single ring ditch or small circular enclosure of unknown date.

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Ring ditch (single) or small circular enclosure, circa 50m diameter (S1).


Grid reference Centred TL 9426 6941 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL96NW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Ring ditch (single) or small circular enclosure, circa 50m diameter (S1).

TL 94256940. Air photograph (1) show a ditch, some 4.0m wide, with a maximum overall diameter of 38.0m; the central pit is 18.0m in diameter. It is situated on the summit of a chalk knoll above the Black Bourn River circa 43.0m above OD. The area is at present under plough and shows neither surface indication of the circle nor finds of note. (S3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, APs AHR 39, AFI 94.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. APs: CUCAP AHR 39, AFI 94.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.
  • <S3> Source Unchecked: RCHME?. Various. Field Investigators Comments. F1 FDC 29-JAN-80.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Mar 30 2021 3:41PM

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