MAY 21 2022 – ‘THE SAXON WAY’ – SATURDAY WALK [11AM FROM THE PLOUGH IN IFIELD VILLAGE – RETURN BY 1PM]

Map showing possible Bronze Age Bell Barrow [in blue] within the proposed Homes England 10,000 masterplan West of Ifield – with the proposed Link Road [in white]. Image provided by Ian Mulcahy – with thanks.

Bronze Age Bell Barrow or Saxon Barrow in Ifield – or neither?

BARROWS [ANCIENT BURIAL GROUNDS/CEMETERIES]

DISCOVERY  OF A BRONZE AGE BELL BARROW WITHIN ANCIENT IFIELD DATING BACK 3500 YEARS AGO?

OR

DISCOVERY OF A SAXON BARROW DATING BACK 1500 YEARS?

SAXON BARROW

Anglo-Saxon burial site found in Southend – 1500 years ago (Post-Roman)

The Sovereign of Southend

 

BELL BARROWS – ‘THE DEVIL’S JUMPS’ – TREYFORD – 3500 years ago (Pre-Celtic-Druid/ Pre-Roman)

 

 

MAY 19 2022 – ‘CRAWLEY RESIDENT DISCOVERS WHAT IS BELIEVED TO BE BRONZE AGE BELL BARROW IN IFIELD’ – CRAWLEY OBSERVER – MAY 19 2022