Monument record BSE 002 - Golf Course Green 7

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Summary

Tumulus, partly or completely destroyed (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8381 6567 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL86NW
Civil Parish BURY ST EDMUNDS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish WESTLEY, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Tumulus, partly or completely destroyed (S1).
SE half remains, rest having been levelled to form golfing green. Remains form bunker and not recognised as tumulus.
1968: Cannot be identified. Position coincides with green No 7, which was excavated and rebuilt in August 1960 (S1).
Named in 1926 (S2) as `Tumulus' and shown as oval mound circa 60 feet by 30 feet in size. Note at end of and directly on alignment of PMed tree lined avenue, BSE 128 - possibly landscape feature or collapsed building remains? Formerly in Westley parish.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL86NW6.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: AM7.
  • <S2> (No record type): OS. 1:2500 map, sheet 44.2, 1926.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Mar 22 1996 12:00AM

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