Record Details

NHER Number:33457
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 33456.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7602 9108
Map Sheet:TL79SE
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1998. Located during Rapid Identification Survey in advance of destumping/felling.
Prominent mound, probable barrow, bramble covered within mature plantation. Similar to NHER 4992. About 2m high.
One of a group of four, see NHER 4992, 33455 and 33456.
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---Unpublished Contractor Report: Pendleton, C. and Sommers, M. 1998.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)
33456Related to: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
4992Related to: Bronze Age round barrow in Lynroad Covert (Monument)

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