Monument record FAS 008 - Four full and three partial ring ditches and linear features of unknown date.

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Summary

Scheduled Monument - Cropmarks of 4 full, 3 partial ring ditches and linear features by central part of cursus, see details.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 835 677 (98m by 87m)
Map sheet TL86NW
Civil Parish FORNHAM ALL SAINTS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

A series of cropmarks photographed by K J St Joseph (S1)(R1). adjacent to central part of cursus cropmark: at least four complete ring ditches, at TL 8350 6777 (circa 22m diameter); at TL 8354 6780 (circa 16m diameter); at TL 8348 6782 (circa 14m in diameter) & TL 8343 6782 (circa 5m in diameter), also 3 partial ring ditches and various linear ditches on different line to cursus within this area FAS 008 NW of Fornham village.
January 1993: Part/All of ring ditch at TL 8350 6777 damaged by illegal subsoiling of headlands in this field. Information from Mr Ian Millar, English Heritage. Map to follow (never received).

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <R1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP ABM 4, 10, ADE 49, ADS 54,.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. APs: CUCAP ABM 4, 10, ADE 49, ADS 54; (S2).
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Department of the Environment. Scheduling information.
  • <S2> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex C C, AP, CP/97/13/24, 1997.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: Plot of cropmarks (in AP cabinet).
  • <M3> (No record type): SAM file: computerised records 13059-13066.
  • <S3> Photograph: Air Photographs. NAU, TL 833 676, JDE 7-8 & 10-13, 1 July 1996.
  • <S4> Photograph: Air Photographs. NAU, TL 832 676, JBZ 1, 4, 6, 10 July 1996.

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Record last edited

May 16 2019 10:56PM

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