Monument record BAW 077 - Shingle Street

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Post Medieval allotment garden earthworks


Grid reference Centred TM 36450 42686 (106m by 103m)
Map sheet TM34SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

The earthwork remains of an area of allotment gardens. There are a number of raised beds and a pathway through the middle. They appear to be Post Medieval in date as they had gone out of use well before by 1941 (S1) (S2) (S3) and they are not marked on the 1st or 2nd Ed 1:2500 OS maps of 1884 and 1904. (S4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. S423 5 20-AUG-1941.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. 58/839 5110 11-MAR-1952.
  • <S3> Photograph: National Monuments Record. Air Photograph. TM 3642/4 (SFU 16158/04) 20-NOV-1978.
  • <S4> Map: OS. OS Map. OS 2nd Ed 1:2500 1904.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Oct 21 2004 4:56PM

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