Record Details

NHER Number:30322
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmark of ring ditch

Summary

A ring ditch is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs. The ring ditch may date to the Bronze Age, although it may have a more recent origin as the site is close to an airfield.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7235 8907
Map Sheet:TL78NW
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

12 July 1989. NAU air photography.
Ring ditch.
D. Edwards (NAU).

This seems to have arrowhead-shaped divisions inside and as it is beside the airfield it may have a more recent origin.
E. Rose (NLA) 8 February 1994.

Monument Types

  • RING DITCH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • RING DITCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TL 7289 E-H.

Related records - none

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