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CHER Number:06736b
Type of record:Monument
Name:Iron Age ditch systems, Burwell

Summary - not yet available

Grid Reference:TL 584 675
Parish:Burwell, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire

Monument Type(s):

Associated Events:

  • Excavations at Burwell, 1969
  • AP assessment, Eriswell to Burwell overhead line, 1995

Full description

O2, Two confirmed ditch systems, one probably IA. At least four other systems may be present.
R5. A cluster of small rectangular enclosures with linear ditches extending to the south and west.

Sources and further reading

R1Serial: Council for British Archaeology. 1969. CBA Group 7 Bulletin 16. 2, (PA Smith).
R2Article in serial: Wilson, D.R.. 1971. Roman Britain in 1970. I. Sites explored. Britannia 2: 243-88. p. 270 (Informant MD Cra'ster).
R4Article in serial: Browne, D.M.. 1976. Excavations at Burwell, Cambridge. PCAS 66: 81-91.
R5Unpublished report: Palmer, R.. 1995. Proposed Burwell to Eriswell 132 Kv Overhead Line, Cambridgeshire: Aerial Photographic Assessment. Air Photo Services (Cambridge) Report 063