Suffolk's Story 6

c. 1900 BC
Martlesham Heath

barrow at Martlesham

Bronze Age burial mounds known as round barrows, like this one at Martlesham, are the earliest, visible, humanly-made features in the Suffolk landscape.

5 Freston  6 Martlesham  7 West Row Fen

Further reading

Lawson, A., Martin, E. and Priddy, D., The Barrows of East Anglia, East Anglian Archaeology no. 12, 1981