Monument record NYW 007 - Wiston Hall moated site

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Summary

Desilting of moat complex revealed medieval finds and an Anglo-Saxon loomweight fragment.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 955 332 (219m by 252m)
Map sheet TL93SE
Civil Parish NAYLAND-WITH-WISSINGTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Moat. Square with enclosures, wet - creek connecting to river Stour (S1). Part occupied, hall late C18. Adjoins church (NYW 022).
2003: Desilting of moat complex revealed medieval finds and an Anglo-Saxon loomweight fragment from features eroding on moat edge. This work was subjected to archaeological monitoring in order to record any significant deposits and to ensure the moat's form was not accidentally altered (S2).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP BLP 63.
  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL93SE28 (ill),.
  • <S3> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Tayler,S (Esses CC), CP/00/14/1-3, 1 Aug 2000.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Sommers, M.. 2003. Mon report. Winston Hall., Nayland with Wissington.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 22 2012 2:37PM

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