Monument record FXL 034 - Ring ditch, unknown date

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Summary

A ring ditch, possibly the remains of an Iron Age roundhouse, is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, to the south of Purdis Road, Foxhall parish.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2239 4282 (28m by 28m)
Map sheet TM24SW
Civil Parish FOXHALL, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Cropmark of ditch, circa 14m in diameter (S1). NE of small ring ditch FXL 035.
A ring ditch, possibly the remains of an Iron Age roundhouse, is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, to the south of Purdis Road, Foxhall parish. The cropmark of the ditch is at most 1 metre in width, enclosing a roughly circular area circa 17 metres in diameter. The eastern edge of the ring ditch is not clearly defined. (S2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <M1> (No record type): AP: (S1).
  • <S1> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex C C, Strachan D, AP, CP/96/15/13, June 1996.
  • <S2> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. NMR TM2242-4 (EXC 16928-13) 13-JUN-1996.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Nov 23 2018 11:51AM

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