Monument record AMP 001 - Possible tumulus on Timworth Road, no evidence remains today.

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Possible tumulus on Timworth Road, W side, 200 yds S of church. Barrow? No evidence of it remains today.


Grid reference Centred TL 8656 7111 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL87SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Timworth Road, W side, 200 yds S of church. Possible tumulus (S1)(R1). Barrow? Diameter 15 feet, height 3 feet - pre 1950 (S2).
1977: Visited by GJM (OS) - "There is no evidence of this barrow on the ground, a level field under plough". Estate manager had no knowledge of mound & nothing significant on Tithe Map of 1840. (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) of Gt Livermere states there was a mound there `many years ago' which she believed was a spoil or muck heap that had become grassed over (S2).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card.
  • <R1> (No record type): Dixon Hewitt H, Notes on Suffolk Tumuli.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL87SE6, H Dixon Hewitt entry, undated & 1977 entry.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 7 2019 11:25AM

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