Record Details

NHER Number:32594
Type of record:Monument
Name:Bronze Age round barrow

Summary

A low earthwork mound was identified during a rapid survey in 2001. The mound is probably a Bronze Age round barrow. The barrow is close to two other Bronze Age barrows identified in the area, see NHER 33453 and 33454.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7573 8965
Map Sheet:TL78NE
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

20 March 1997. In recently cleared plantation, felled but not yet destrumped.
Mound, probable barrow, around 1.5m high and 30m in diameter.
Damaged by recent wheel ruts on east and west sides.
D. Gurney (NLA) 24 March 1997.

February 1998.
Two further barrows located in this area.
See NHER 33453 and NHER 33454.
No change since last visit.
See (S1).
D. Gurney (NLA), 18 February 1998.

Monument Types

  • ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE
  • Higher Level Stewardship

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Pendleton, C. and Sommers, M. 1998. Rapid Earthwork Identification Survey for Forest Enterprise. Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. 98/25.

Related records

33454Related to: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
33453Related to: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)

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