Monument record MDS 031 - Potter's Farm

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Moat, two sides of square.


Grid reference Centred TM 0835 6609 (77m by 85m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM06NE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Moat, two sides of square. Isolated, occupied, close to parish boundary. Scatter located by R Colchester in interior during fieldwalking survey, not listed (S1)(S2).

The irregular water features shown on the OS 6" 1958 were filled in about 1965. According to the farmer they were only farm ponds and did not form a moat. (S3)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <M1> (No record type): Mendlesham survey archive: copy (S1)(S2).
  • <S1> (No record type): Colchester R, Mendlesham survey record sheet, site 31.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Colchester R. c. 1977. A landscape history of the parish of Mendlesham.
  • <S3> Source Unchecked: RCHME?. Various. Field Investigators Comments. F1 PAS 15-JUN-76.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 13 2021 3:52PM

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