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Monument Name Brightlingsea Ringditch, Moverons Farm, Brightlingsea.
SMR Number 17651
Summary Neolithic D- Shaped enclosure with pottery finds discovered.
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Description An Early Neolithic D- Shaped enclosure with a ditch 1.7m Deep and 3.5m wide, recut several times. The ditch was originally segmented, with at least one causeway which has been cut through by the last shallow recut. Internally an area with edges concentric to the ditch was filled with charcoally material and a large quantity of pottery. A linear feature, almost certainly a field boundary bisected the enclosure. <1>. <2>.
Monument Type(s) ENCLOSURE (Dated 4000BC to 3001BC)
Monument Class(es) SUB SURFACE DEPOSIT
Period 4000BC to 3001BC Neolithic
Status Not Known
National Grid Reference Square: TM01NE
Ref: 071184
Finds POTTERY VESSEL (Dated 4000BC To 3001BC)

Events Brightlingsea Ringditch

Brightlingsea Ringditch

Sources <1> CORRESPONDENCE : Brightlingsea Ringditch, Moverons Fram, Brightlingsea. (Lavender, NJ) Dated : 1995

<2> Mention : Ancient burial site unearthed near Colne. (Clacton Gazette) Dated : 1995