Monument record SBN 003 - Field system with evidence of rectilinear field boundaries and a SW-NE trackway, enclosing ring ditch SBN 039 (S1-S3).

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Summary

Field system with evidence of rectilinear field boundaries and a SW-NE trackway, enclosing ring ditch SBN 039 (S1-S3).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0288 3537 (470m by 294m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM03NW
Civil Parish STOKE-BY-NAYLAND, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Field system with evidence of rectilinear field boundaries and a SW-NE trackway.
Field includes ring ditches SBN 004, 033, 034, 039, 040 & 041 (S1-S3).
1976: Parallel ditches, c.40m apart. Cuts/is cut by large double ring-ditch. Possible cursus (S6).
1996: large rim fragment of extremely abraded C1/C2 Roman pottery from field surface near ring ditches SBN 033/034 (S4)
2000: gridded field-walking survey located over 100 worked flints of indeterminate (probably mainly EBA or later) Later prehistoric date - some seen (see S5).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP ADR 88,1961; BPY 23, 1975.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. APs: CUCAP BPY 23, ADR 88; NMR 7/432; Mrs McMasters 91.
  • <S2> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. NMR, AP 7/432.
  • <S3> (No record type): McMasters, I.. McMasters Mrs, AP 91, 1984.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Finds Report. Wallace J per Plouviez J (SCCAS), June 1996.
  • <S5> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Finds Report. Pendleton C (SCCAS), October 2000.
  • <S6> Unpublished document: Martin, E.. 1976. Prehistoric Crop-Mark Sites in Suffolk.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 29 2020 12:22PM

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