Monument record ARW 004 - Cropmarks of a recilinear enclosure

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Cropmarks of a recilinear enclosure of possible Iron Age to Roman date


Grid reference Centred TM 2206 3579 (106m by 86m)
Map sheet TM23NW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Rectangular enclosure, NW-SE alignment. Entrance on NW side with traces of a double ditched feature at entrance. Possible opening at SE corner (S1)(S4).

Cropmarks of a recilinear enclosure of possible Iron Age to Roman date. The enclosure is 82m by 61m, with an entrance on the north-west end. This enclosure appears to have a second internal ditch across the width of the enclosure, although there is no eivdence that this ditch continues to form a double ditch around the entire circuit. Helen Saunders (Essex County Council), March 2015. (S2-S3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S2> Vertical Aerial Photograph: Vertical Aerial Photography. RAF/543/2326/0340-0341, 23-Jul-1963, (EHA).
  • <S3> Oblique Aerial Photograph: English Heritage Archive. Oblique Aerial Photograph. TM2235/25-26, 8-Jul-1993, (EHA).
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Martin, E.. 1976. Prehistoric Crop-Mark Sites in Suffolk.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 1 2018 11:42AM

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