Record Details

NHER Number:36346
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of ring ditch

Summary

This is the site of a ring ditch, probably dating to the Bronze Age, visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2832 2080
Map Sheet:TG22SE
Parish:COLTISHALL, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

8 July 1996. NLA air photography.
Cropmarks of ring ditch.
H. Clare (NLA), 26 October 2001.

November 2008. NBIC Northeast Norwich Scoring Project.
This ring ditch is in close proximity to several other ring ditches. This group includes NHER 5788, NHER 5789, NHER 36338, NHER 36339, NHER 36473, NHER 36725, NHER 36726, NHER 36727, NHER 36728, and outlying NHER 11672.
There is an area of more dispersed ring ditches and Prehistoric monuments northwest of RAF Coltishall. These include NHER 12786, NHER 31742, NHER 36471, and NHER 36750 as well as a possible Neolithic causewayed enclosure (NHER 7690).
H. Hamilton (NLA), 20 November 2008.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1996. TG 2820P - Q, V.

Related records - none

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