Monument record BTY 040 - Cropmarks of an incomplete rectilinear enclosure

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Cropmarks of an incomplete rectilinear enclosure of possible prehistoric date


Grid reference Centred TM 1292 3829 (282m by 322m)
Map sheet TM13NW


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Cropmarks of an incomplete rectilinear enclosure of possible prehistoric date. The enclosure is truncated on the south side by a road and there is no evidence of the enclosure continuing on the other side of the road. The enclosure is 132m by 90m, with no visible internal features. The are also field boundaries visible, some of which form part of the field layout visible on the 1st edition OS mapping, although they are not marked. Other field boundaries and ditches visible are on a different orientation. Helen Saunders (Essex County Council), January 2015. (S1-S2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Vertical Aerial Photograph: Vertical Aerial Photography. OS/80/104/012-013, 3-Jun-80 (EHA).
  • <S2> Oblique Aerial Photograph: English Heritage Archive. Oblique Aerial Photograph. TM1338/1/287-288, 13-Jul-79 (EHA).

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 26 2016 3:01PM

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