Monument record WSH 017 - Earthworks of an extractive pit and a bank

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Summary

Earthworks of an extractive pit and a bank of unknown date

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 111 425 (257m by 130m)
Map sheet TM14SW
Civil Parish COPDOCK AND WASHBROOK, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Earthworks of an extractive pit and a bank of unknown date. The bank is 235m in length and is parallel to Spring Brook, so maybe a form of flood defense, the two extractive pits a large (75m in daimeter) and are located to the west end of the bank. Helen Saunders (Essex County Council), December 2014. (S1-S2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Vertical Aerial Photograph: Vertical Aerial Photography. RAF/CPE/UK/1937/5242, 18-Jan-47 (EHA).
  • <S2> LIDAR Airborne Survey: Lidar Airbourne Survey. LIDAR TM1142 Environment Agency.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 29 2016 1:04PM

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