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Monument details

HER Number:TR 15 SE 4
Type of record:Monument
Name:Old chalk pit

Summary

Old chalk pit


Grid Reference:TR 1853 5377
Map Sheet:TR15SE
Parish:BRIDGE, CANTERBURY, KENT

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[TR 18535377] Lynchet [NR] (1) A rampart and ditch in Bourne Park, not far from the road leading up Bridge Hill, is called "Old England's Hole". (2) "Old England's Hole" is an old overgrown chalk pit with the hollow- way of the Canterbury - Dover Roman Road (RR 10) beside it. (3)


<1> OS Card / NAR index entry, OS 6" 1937-47 (Unpublished document). SKE6461.


<2> OS Card / NAR index entry, Caesar in Kent 1886 167-9 (FT Vine) (Unpublished document). SKE6461.


<3> OS Card / NAR index entry, F1 FGA 26.01.65 (Unpublished document). SKE6461.


<4> Field report for monument TR 15 SE 4 - January, 1965 (Bibliographic reference). SKE5472.

Sources and further reading

Cross-ref. Source description
<1>Unpublished document: OS Card / NAR index entry. OS 6" 1937-47.
<2>Unpublished document: OS Card / NAR index entry. Caesar in Kent 1886 167-9 (FT Vine).
<3>Unpublished document: OS Card / NAR index entry. F1 FGA 26.01.65.
<4>Bibliographic reference: Field report for monument TR 15 SE 4 - January, 1965.
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