Monument record FRT 013 - Cropmarks of a ring ditch

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Summary

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

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1740 3682 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet TM13NE
Civil Parish FRESTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish HOLBROOK, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Ring ditch, circa 10m diameter. Just S of a slightly larger ring ditch, FRT 012, within field system, FRT 011 (S1).
Formerly in Freston parish, in Holbrook after parish boundary change.

Cropmarks of a ring ditch which represents a ploughed out round barrow of Bronze Age date. The ring ditch is 16m in diameter, with no visible internal features. The ring ditch is located 4m south of a further round barrow. Helen Saunders (Essex County Council), March 2015. (S3-S5).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S3> Oblique Aerial Photograph: English Heritage Archive. Oblique Aerial Photograph. TM1736/4, 15-Jul-1977, (EHA).
  • <S4> Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth. Google Earth, 2008,.
  • <S5> Oblique Aerial Photograph: English Heritage Archive. Oblique Aerial Photograph. TM1736/9/356, 13-Jul-1979, (EHA).

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 28 2016 2:37PM

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