Information for record number MWA2148:
Undated burial 600m N of Honnington

Summary The site of an undated human burial, found 600m north of Honington.
What Is It?  
Type: Burial, Inhumation
Period: Unknown
Where Is It?  
Parish: Honington
District: Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 26 42
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
Sites & Monuments Record
Description

 
Source Number  

2 An almost complete skeleton was found by workmen while digging the foundations for a concrete-floored building in the grounds of Honington Hall in 1972. The skeleton was male, aged between 25 and 35. Neither the date of burial nor cause of death was ascertainable.
 
Sources

Source No: 2
Source Type: Site Visit
Title: SMR Card
Author/originator: Foster P W
Date: 1982
Page Number:
Volume/Sheet: PRN 2283
   
Source No: 1
Source Type: Unpublished document
Title: Unpublished document
Author/originator: Wiggin J
Date: 1982
Page Number:
Volume/Sheet:
   
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Glossary

 
Word or Phrase
Description  
source SMR Card Sites and Monuments Record Card. The Warwickshire Sites and Monuments Record began to be developed during the 1970s. The details of individual archaeological sites and findspots were written on record cards. These record cards were used until the 1990s, when their details were entered on to a computerised system. The record cards are still kept at the office of the Warwickshire Sites and Monuments Record. back
monument SITE * Unclassifiable site with minimal information. Specify site type wherever possible. back
monument BUILDING * A structure with a roof to provide shelter from the weather for occupants or contents. Use specific type where known. back
monument INHUMATION * An interment of unburnt, articulated human remains. Use specific type where known. back
monument BURIAL * An interment of human or animal remains. Use specific type where known. If component use with wider site type. Use FUNERARY SITE for optimum retrieval in searches. back

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