Record Details

NHER Number:32251
Type of record:Monument
Name:Bronze Age ring ditches

Summary

Aerial photography in 1946 record the cropmark of a ring ditch. Further analysis of the site in 2006 showed a second ring ditch here, with these Bronze Age features also being visible from ground level.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7322 9873
Map Sheet:TL79NW
Parish:NORTHWOLD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1946. RAF air photography.
Ring ditch.
See (S1).
K. Sussams (SAU), 2 November 1995.

June 2006.
Two ring ditches about 20m in diameter very close together and visible from ground level as very clear negative cropmarks in barley crop.
D. Gurney (NLA) 29 June 2006.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: TL 79/TL 7398/A.

Related records - none

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