Monument record FRK 004 - Freckenham Moat; Mot Meadow; Mortimer's Lane

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Summary

Moat.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6648 7255 (57m by 67m)
Map sheet TL67SE
Civil Parish FRECKENHAM, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Moat. Rectangular, unoccupied, isolated, dry (S1). In Mot Meadow (S3). One glazed pottery sherd ? C15. Destroyed.
1968: ploughed over.
There is a reference to trial trenching on this site by Lethbridge in his notebook for 1935-1936 in Cambridge University Museum, Box 41 of the museum archive (S2).
Note seal of Ralph de Monthermer from FRK 052 (sf16534).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> (No record type): Moats file:.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL67SE22.
  • <S2> (No record type): Lethbridge, T.C.. Lethbridge T, notebook for 1935-1936, Cambridge University Museum Archive, Box 41.
  • <S3> (No record type): Callard E, The Manor of Freckenham, 1924, 124.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Mar 23 2000 12:00AM

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