Monument record NYW 018 - Near Smallbridge Hall, Nayland with Wissington

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Cropmarks of field systems and trackways near Smallbridge Hall Farm (S1)(S2).


Grid reference Centred TL 9310 3310 (329m by 323m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL93SW


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Cropmarks of field systems and trackways E of Smallbridge Hall Farm (S1,S2). At least two phases. Some of field boundaries shown on 1958 OS map (S3). Two trackways run East-West & North-South (to North of site). Also curvilinear enclosure, NYW 019, ring ditch, NYW 020 & small ring ditch NYW 021, within & transversed by (019 & 020) field boundary ditches (S1-S4).

2006: surface finds, 'centered TL931330: Five Neolithic/Bronze Age flint cores, another core that has been finely flaked, heavily patinated (possibly Mesolithic), and rough thumbnail scraper with part of cortex still present.' (S5)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. NMR, AP TL 9233/1/11, June 1976.
  • <S2> Photograph: SAU. 1977. SAU, AP AFY 19, July 1977. SAU, AP AFY 19, July 1977.
  • <S3> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 1958. OS, 1:10560 map, TL 93 SW, 1958. OS, 1:10560 map, TL 93 SW, 1958.
  • <S4> Photograph: RCHME. 1976. RCHME, AP TL 9333/24/376, June 1976.
  • <S5> Personal Correspondence: Curteis Dr M (Essex CC). 2006. To Pendleton C (SCCAS),.
  • <S6> Monograph: Colchester Archaeological Group. 2014. The Stour Valley: A Prehistoric Landscape.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

May 12 2020 1:44PM

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