Record Details

NHER Number:11686
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmark of ring ditch

Summary

A ring ditch, possibly dating to the Bronze Age, is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8995 4434
Map Sheet:TF84SE
Parish:HOLKHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre 1980, 10 July 1974, 20 June 1974, 21 July 1975.
Ordnance Survey air photograph and NAU air photography.
Cropmark of ring ditch approximately 20m diameter, with central spot.
J.E. Bown (NAU) 1 October 1980.

21 July 1974. Ordnance Survey air photography.
Positive cropmarks.
Ring ditch.
Ring ditch and central mark.
D. Voisey (NLA) 17 March 1995.

Note the unusual position on marshes, surrounded by marks of channels etc.
See 6" and 1:2500 overlays.
E. Rose (NAU) 2 October 1980.

See (S1) in file NHER 35996.
D. Gurney (NLA), 22 August 2002.

Monument Types

  • RING DITCH (Unknown date)
  • RING DITCH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: OS AP 418 74 178. NAU TF8944 A-E,J,K.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 74-178-418.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 74-178-420.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: NAU. 2000. NAU Report No. 532. Holkham Estate Survey..

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