HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Historic England research records Result
Historic England research recordsPrintable version | About Historic England research records

Historic England Research Records

Monument Number 379384

Hob Uid: 379384
Location :
Essex
Braintree
Ashen
Grid Ref : TL7590044500
Summary : The buried remains of an oblong Neolithic long mortuary enclosure and an associated smaller mortuary enclosure immediately adjacent, a group of three Bronze Age bowl barrows to the north and a large circular barrow to the south east. Although the mortuary enclosures and barrows are no longer easily visible on the ground, their infilled ditches can be seen from the air as cropmarks and on the ground as depressions in the ploughsoil. Scheduled.
More information : TL 759445. Crop mark of a large ring ditch and ovoid enclosure.

(Nothing visible on RAF air photographs 58/295 pt 1 5083-4, 23.7.49). (1)

Additional bibliography. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Colchester Archaeological Group annual bulletin
Source details : RH Farrands
Page(s) : 12
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) : 23 1980
Source Number : 2
Source : Haverhill and District Archaological Group newsletter
Source details : BB Charge
Page(s) : 168
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) : 3 (3) 1984
Source Number : 3
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : 14-Dec-99
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Neolithic
Display Date : Neolithic
Monument End Date : -2200
Monument Start Date : -4000
Monument Type : Mortuary Enclosure
Evidence : Cropmark
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
Monument End Date : -700
Monument Start Date : -2600
Monument Type : Bowl Barrow, Round Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 32416
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : TL 74 SE 19
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :