Monument record KIR 018 - Features previously recorded as possible field boundaries and enclosures visible as cropmarks but are probably non-archaeological features.

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Summary

Features previously recorded as possible field boundaries and enclosures visible as cropmarks are probably non-archaeological features, probably periglacial geological patterning.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2828 3991 (82m by 87m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM23NE
Civil Parish KIRTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Cropmark - irregular enclosure, about 800 x 500m, entrance possibly on S side (S1).
Within complex of field boundaries and enclosures(?) - see KIR 016.
Features previously recorded as possible field boundaries and enclosures visible as cropmarks are probably on-archaeological in nature, the cropmarks probably forming over frost-cracks caused by periglacial geological patterning. (S2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP CJG 5, July 1979.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. AP: CUCAP CJG 5.
  • <S2> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. NMR TM 2840/5 (1658/144) 12-JUL-1979.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 7 2013 12:41PM

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