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Monument details

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


Old chalk pit

Grid Reference:TR 1853 5377
Map Sheet:TR15SE

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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 6" 1937-47 (OS Card Reference). SKE48347.

<2> Caesar in Kent 1886 167-9 (FT Vine) (OS Card Reference). SKE38473.

<3> F1 FGA 26.01.65 (OS Card Reference). SKE42979.

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

Sources and further reading

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