Monument record LUD 012 - Cropmarks of a possible ring ditch

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Summary

The cropmark of a ring ditch, potentially representing the remains of a Bronze Age round barrow, are visible on aerial photographs and is located within an area of co-axial fields and trackways (LUD 017). See LUD 039-040 for other nearby ring ditches.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 5179 9887 (25m by 24m)
Map sheet TM59NW
Civil Parish LOUND, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Single ring ditch, circa 20m diameter, noted on SAU AP, 1977 (S1).

October 2013. Lothingland, Lowestoft and North Suffolk Coast and Heaths National Mapping Programme.
The cropmark of a ring ditch, potentially representing the remains of a Bronze Age round barrow, are visible on aerial photographs (S1-S2) and is located within an area of co-axial fields and trackways (LUD 017). The ring ditch is centred on TM 5179 9887 and is slightly oval, measuring 18.5m by 16m in diameter. See LUD 039-040 for other nearby ring ditches.
S. Horlock (Norfolk Historic Environment Service), 25th October 2013.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, APs AGG 16,17, 21 July 1977.
  • <M1> (No record type): APs: AGG 16, 17, 21/7/1977.
  • <S2> Oblique Aerial Photograph: Oblique Aerial Photograph. Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service SFU 11565/GG/16 21-JUL-1977 (EHA).

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 24 2014 12:26PM

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