Monument record LUD 041 - Cropmarks of a possible ring ditch

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Summary

The cropmark of an incomplete ring ditch, potentially representing the remains of a Bronze Age round barrow, are visible on aerial photographs and is located within an area of multi-period fields and enclosures (SOL 008). See LUD 013, LUD 015 and LUD 040 for other nearby ring ditches. Although it is worth noting that some smaller ring ditches to northwest (LUD 043) have tentatively recorded as being the remains of later prehistoric to Roman roundhouses.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 5145 9912 (14m by 14m)
Map sheet TM59NW
Civil Parish LOUND, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

October 2013. Lothingland, Lowestoft and North Suffolk Coast and Heaths National Mapping Programme.
The cropmark of an incomplete ring ditch, potentially representing the remains of a Bronze Age round barrow, are visible on aerial photographs (S1) and is located within an area of multi-period fields and enclosures (SOL 008). The ring ditch is centred on TM 5145 9912 and is 11m in diameter. See LUD 013, LUD 015 and LUD 040 for other nearby ring ditches. Although it is worth noting that some smaller ring ditches to northwest (LUD 043) have tentatively recorded as being the remains of later prehistoric to Roman roundhouses.
S. Horlock (Norfolk Historic Environment Service), 25th October 2013.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Oblique Aerial Photograph: Oblique Aerial Photograph. Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service SAU JN22 26-JUL-1979.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 24 2014 12:23PM

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