Monument record PKM 030 - Oval enclosure, gravel quarry.

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Oval enclosure, gravel quarry.


Grid reference Centred TL 9406 6882 (44m by 79m)
Map sheet TL96NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Oval enclosure, gravel quarry. S of Baileypool Bridge. Within PKM 014 general area. Now quarried away. ?Avoided by trackway ? to SW and also next to ring ditch, PKM 029 to W. Entrance on E side (S1). Loveday claims small ring ditch axially placed within interior (R1). See also PKM 029, 031.
1976: Oval enclosure, destroyed by quarrying. Appeared to have an entrance in one of its long sides (S2).
1978: Oval enclosure, destoryed, possible entrance, adjacent to ring ditch. C55m long by 15m wide (S3).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <R1> (No record type): Loveday, .. Loveday, 1985, 99.
  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP ADE 21 (1961), 23, VS 40, 43.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. APs: CUCAP ADE 21, 23, VS 40, 43.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Martin, E.. 1976. Prehistoric Crop-Mark Sites in Suffolk.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Martin, E. A. and Plouviez, J.. 1978. Prehistoric and Roman Cropmark Sites in Suffolk.

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Record last edited

May 1 2018 2:43PM

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