Record Details

NHER Number:33456
Type of record:Monument
Name:Bronze Age round barrow

Summary

An earthwork mound was identified during a rapid survey in 1998. The mound is probably a Bronze Age round barrow. The barrow is close to three other Bronze Age barrows identified in the area, see NHER 4992, 33455 and 33457.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7612 9115
Map Sheet:TL79SE
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1998. Located during Rapid Identification Survey in advance of destumping/felling.
Mound, probable barrow, bramble covered (and gorse, saplings).
About 0.5m high, on north edge of plantation beside track.
See NHER 4992, 33455 and 33457.
D. Gurney (NLA) 18 February 1998.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Unpublished Contractor Report: Pendleton, C. and Sommers, M. 1998.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

33455Related to: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
33457Related to: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
4992Related to: Bronze Age round barrow in Lynroad Covert (Monument)

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