Monument record WLD 006 - Field No. 26

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Three circles & three ditches recorded on an OS card.


Grid reference Centred TM 268 447 (205m by 217m)
Map sheet TM24SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Three circles:
1. TM 2680 4475, inside diameter 45 feet.
2. TM 2676 4484, inside diameter 28 feet.
3. TM 2673 4480, inside diameter 44 feet.
Ditches 4-5 feet wide.
"Six round barrow soilmarks were seen on Heath Farm in 1962" (S1).
Circa 1783: Marked on Hodskinson's Map of Suffolk (S3).
Two possible round barrows can be seen as cropmarks on aerial photographs in a field to the south of Waldringfield Baptist chapel, Waldringfield parish. They are visible as roughly circular possible germination marks approximately 12-15 metres in diameter centred on circa TM267448 and TM268447. (S4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM24SE5.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 29, 1962, (2), 174.
  • <S3> Map: J Hodskinson. 1783. The County of Suffolk Surveyed.
  • <S4> Photograph: OS, AP. OS OS/71156 102-3 02-MAY-1971.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 22 2016 4:19PM

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