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Monument record MDR7692 - Circular and linear cropmarks, Willington

Type and Period (2)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • (Early Iron Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A circular feature (possibly a barrow) and an adjacent linear cropmark have been identified on an aerial photograph. (1, 2) Cropmarks plotted at a scale of 1:10000. (3) The cropmarks were also identified during an aerial photographic mapping survey that was carried out in 2009/10. The circular feature was interpreted as a later prehistoric barrow and the linear features as Iron Age/Roman field boundaries. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: TPAT. 2016.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: NMR: Pickering, J.: 2828/ 1,2.
  • <3> Archive: Whiteley, S. 1989. Aerial Photographic Transcripton Project.
  • <4> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.



Grid reference Centred SK 2880 2799 (134m by 94m)

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Record last edited

Aug 20 2015 3:38PM

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