Monument record BRK 001 - Prehistoric burnt mound and spread of brunt flint and charcoal.

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Summary

Spread of burnt flint & charcoal, circa 15 yards across, 1 foot thick in centre, clayey silt, on top of glacial gravel.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0831 5293 (100m by 101m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM05SE
Civil Parish BARKING, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Spread of burnt flint & charcoal, circa 15 yards across, 1 foot thick in centre, under 3 feet 6 inches of clayey silt, immediately on top of glacial gravel. Visible in side of drainage ditch (S1)(S2). Grid reference not on edge of drainage ditch - probably should be slightly E at TM 0834 5291?
? Neo/BA.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Barking, ?Neo, 1965.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, PSIA, 30, 1965, (2), 189.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 13 2021 1:49PM

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