Monument record RBK 011 - Dove House (Tithe)

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Summary

1979: Fieldwalking by Myrtle Taylor located `fairly well preserved ditches and banks on Dove House ("Field VI"), with traces of a moat (?) and various "humps and bumps" (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8870 6184 (299m by 156m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL86SE
Civil Parish RUSHBROOKE WITH ROUGHAM, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1979: Fieldwalking by Myrtle Taylor located `fairly well preserved ditches and banks on Dove House ("Field VI"), with traces of a moat (?) and various "humps and bumps" (S1). Along South-East side is Roman and 12th - 18th century pottery scatter (Probably original manor, moat, ditch and banks underground) shown on map (S1)
Also 100gm Med pottery on E corner of field to W ("Field VII")(S2). Med or PMed?
For deserted Med village, see RBK 004 & for surrounding Med/Pmed pottery scatters, see RBK 009, 010, & 012.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Taylor M, fieldwalking report 2, 19th November 1979.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S1)(S2), maps, notes etc..
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Carr R D, site report, December 1979.
  • <M2> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. APs: NMR 13354/6,7.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Mar 4 2015 10:33AM

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