Monument record SNP 086 - A Possible Post-Medieval causeway to the south of Snape village

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A Possible Post-Medieval causeway to the south of Snape village


Grid reference Centred TM 39572 57832 (242m by 55m)
Map sheet TM35NE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

A possible Post-Medieval causeway is visible on aerial photographs from 1943 onwards, as an earthwork on the reclaimed land to the south of Snape village, centred on circa TM39575783. The visible remains are approximately 2m wide and 250m in length, extending in a roughly west-east direction from circa TM39385780 to circa TM39625786. They can also be seen on 1945 photographs, but are less visible by 1972 (S2-3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Photograph: USAAF. USAAF Air Photograph. US/7PH/GP/LOC132 5055-5056 30-Dec-1943.
  • <S2> Photograph: RAF. Air Photograph. RAF 106G/UK/832 3140-3141 23-Sep-1945.
  • <S3> Photograph: OS, AP. NMR OS/72057 99-100 24-Mar-1972.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Oct 21 2004 4:56PM

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