Monument record WHR 023 - Cropmark of a Bronze Age ring ditch

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Summary

Cropmark of a ring ditch, which represents a ploughed out round barrow of Bronze Age date

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1440 4157 (26m by 25m)
Map sheet TM14SW
Civil Parish WHERSTEAD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Ring ditch, circa 15m diameter (S1).
An AP assessment mapped a a single ring ditch located on a soil ridge and adjacent to a probable palaeochannel (S2).

Cropmark of a ring ditch, which represents a ploughed out round barrow of Bronze Age date. The ring-ditch is 17m in diameter with no visible internal or external features. Helen Saunders (Essex County Council). December 2014. (S3)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S3> Oblique Aerial Photograph: English Heritage Archive. Oblique Aerial Photograph. TM1340/2/242, 7-Jul-75 (EHA).

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 29 2016 11:50AM

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