Monument record SLY 043 - A rectilinear enclosure of unknown date near Old Hall Hill, Shotley

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Summary

A rectilinear enclosure of unknown date near Old Hall Hill, Shotley

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 237 352 (145m by 117m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM23NW
Civil Parish SHOTLEY, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Rectilinear enclosure, circa 90m x 70m. Entrance to E. Half of S edge not visible. Within cropmark field system, SLY 013 (S1).
The rectilinear ditched enclosure of unknown date, described above, is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, centred on TM 23713529 in Shotley parish. The enclosure encloses an area of 112m by at least 90m and an entrance is visible as a gap in the eastern side of the enclosure ditch. The enclosure appears to form parts of the trackways and field systems described in SLY 013. (S3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. NMR, AP 1/346.
  • <M1> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. AP: NMR 1/346.
  • <S2> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. NMR TM 2335/14 (EXC 19093/17) 09-JUN-1997 (SMR CP/97/14/18).
  • <S3> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP (BXI13) 15-JUN-1976.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Dec 14 2010 5:22PM

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