Record Details

NHER Number:22075
Type of record:Monument
Name:Prehistoric burnt flints

Summary

A spread of prehistoric burnt flint fragments was observed on a ploughed field in 1985.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0410 0713
Map Sheet:TG00NW
Parish:GARVESTONE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

25 December 1985. Seen on surface of freshly ploughed field, which appears to have been ploughed up from water meadow very recently.
Spread of well fragmented blue white pot boilers in dark soil, in an area 10m by 15m, appears as a very slight mound.

Walked across very quickly; no sign of worked flints or sherds..
A. Gregory (NAU), 30 December 1985.

Monument Types

  • BURNT MOUND (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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