Monument record BNT 015 - Multi-period trackways and field boundaries, visible as cropmarks.

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Summary

Multi-period trackways and field boundaries are visible as cropmarks to the south-west of Brantham Hall Farm, Brantham parish.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 118 336 (297m by 384m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM13SW
Civil Parish BRANTHAM, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Cropmarks: linear features. Adjacent to and ? connected with BNT 014 (S1).
A number of ditch defined trackways and field or enclosure boundaries of probable Post-Medieval date can be seen as cropmarks on aerial photographs to the south-west of Brantham Hall Farm, centred on circa TM118337, Brantham parish. The features are on a regular, roughly south-west to north-east south-east to north-west alignment, that matches quite closely the cropmarks of a possible field system visible further to the east (see BNT 014). A second branch of trackway doglegs to the south-east, and may be of earlier date. (S3, S4).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, AP ALL 1.
  • <M1> (No record type): APs: ALL 1; Mrs McMasters 18.
  • <S2> (No record type): McMasters, I.. McMasters Mrs, AP 18, 1979.
  • <S3> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. RAF 58/548 5029-30 10-AUG-1950.
  • <S4> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. TM1234/1/438 07-JUN-1976.
  • <S5> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex CC, AP, CP/98/14/7, 1998.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 24 2014 4:12PM

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