Record Details

NHER Number:5679
Type of record:Monument
Name:Prehistoric pot boilers and Iron Age pottery sherds

Summary

In 1963 a number of Iron Age hearths and pottery fragments were found here. It is also recorded that a prehistoric pot boiler scatter was noted at this location.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 8487 8708
Map Sheet:TL88NW
Parish:THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

West of Manor Works.
Hearths here found by Russell - pottery sherds found by R. R. Clarke (NCM).
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

Also prehistoric pot boilers.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • BURNT MOUND (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • HEARTH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT BOILER (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Iron Age. Thetford st Peter.

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