Monument record WRW 023 - The King's Forest

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Summary

Bank(?) depicted on OS maps. Parish boundary bank or possibly former boundary between heath and arable.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 818 727 (435m by 1632m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL87SW
Civil Parish WEST STOW, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish WORDWELL, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Bank(?) depicted on OS maps (S1)(S2). Parish boundary bank or possibly former boundary between heath and arable. Existence/survival further N unknown. Probably links to WRW 021 to E (supporting usage as field boundary/ pine hedge line).
Also partially surveyed in 2002 at TL 8199 7219 where circa 12m wide and 50cm high.
Also extends as substantial bank into West Stow - see WSW 049.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Map: OS. OS Map. OS, 1:2500 map, 1904.
  • <S2> (No record type): OS, 1:10,000 map, TL 87 SW, 1984.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 27 2008 11:48AM

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