Monument record ELV 030 - Approximate loaction of 2 inhumations, of unknown date, found when silo pits were dug.

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Summary

Approximate location of 2 human (possibly contracted) inhumations found when silo pits dug.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8096 7994 (50m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL87NW
Civil Parish ELVEDEN, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

TL 8096 7994 - TL 8100 8010 - approximate location of two human skeletons found when silo pits dug in c.1950s(?) Reported to police. Said to have been found (by 'Jeff Oxborough'?) in sitting position and heads to have been chopped off (by machine used to dig silo pits) - probably actually contracted inhumations (S1).
Under 200m NW of (IA?) & Rom site, ELV 013.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> (No record type): Grundon R per SAU (Pendleton C), May 1994 & Nov 1998.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 19 2005 4:11PM

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