|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Cropmarks of possible Early Saxon sunken buildings|
Aerial photographs from 1980 record the 'splodge marks' of oblong/subsquare shape which may indicate the sites of Early Saxon sunken feature buildings or grubenhauser.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 24 13|
|Parish:||SPROWSTON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
9 June 1980. NLA aerial photography. 100ft (30m) AMSL.
'Splodge marks' of oblong/subsquare shape which may indicate sites of Early Saxon sunken feature buildings or grubenhauser (?)
D. Edwards (NAU), 28 1 January 1985
April 2010. Norfolk NMP.
Positive cropmarks are visible on aerial photographs (S1-2) centred on TG 2426 1326, however it seems more likely that they relate to geological marks or quarrying activity and have therefore not been mapped.
E. Bales (NMP), April 2010.
- GRUBENHAUS? (Early Saxon - 411 AD? to 650 AD?)
- SETTLEMENT? (Early Saxon - 411 AD? to 650 AD?)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Vertical Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1947. RAF CPE/UK/2050 5144-5 06-MAY-1947 (NMR). |
|<S2>||Oblique Aerial Photograph: Derek A. Edwards. 1980. NHER TG 2413A (NLA 82/ANT9) 09-JUN-1980. |
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