Monument record BSE 070 - Medieval town defences with a circular wall bastion.

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Summary

Circular wall bastion (?) shown on Thos Warren's 1776 town map (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8519 6478 (50m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL86SE
Civil Parish BURY ST EDMUNDS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Circular wall bastion (?) shown on Thos Warren's 1776 town map (S1). Not shown on Downing's 1740 town map so probably a PMed structure such as a water trough (?). Also see BSE 016 for town defences excavations & BSE 136 for this section of town defences.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> (No record type): EAA, 1, 1975, 53, fig 30 (copy of Warren's map).

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 17 2013 4:21PM

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