Monument record HRK 033 - Dawson's Lane

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Summary

A possible rectilinear ditched enclosure of unknown date is visible on aerial photographs in the south-west corner of a field adjacent to Dawson's Lane, Harkstead parish.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2002 3364 (80m by 66m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM23SW
Civil Parish HARKSTEAD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Small rectilinear ?enclosure in SW corner of field adjoining Dawson's Lane. N & E (& possibly S) sides visible. Sides of circa 30m (S1). Close to further enclosures, trackways and ring ditches etc - HRK 034 & 003.
A possible rectilinear ditched enclosure of unknown date is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, centred on TM 20023364 in the south-west corner of a field located to the north of Dawson's Lane in Harkstead parish. The enclosure is at least 30m square and appears to be aligned to the modern field boundary although this could be coincidence (S1). (S2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP (BXI70) 15-JUN-1976.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. AP: CUCAP BXI 70.
  • <S2> Verbal communication: Newsome, S.. 2001 -. Suffolk Coastal NMP Project. Sarah Newsome 08/01/04.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Oct 21 2004 4:59PM

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