Record Details

NHER Number:55865
Type of record:Landscape
Name:Bronze Age barrow cemetery, Massingham Heath

Summary

A group of six barrows recorded at various times on Massingham Heath probably represent the remains of a Bronze Age barrow cemetery.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 776 209
Map Sheet:TF72SE
Parish:GREAT MASSINGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

A group of six barrows (NHER 2301, NHER 2303, NHER 2305, NHER 2307, NHER 2308 and NHER 2309) recorded at various times on Massingham Heath probably represent the remains of a Bronze Age barrow cemetery.
A. Cattermole (HES), 25 July 2011.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources - none

Related records

2305Parent of: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
2307Parent of: Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
2301Parent of: Bronze Age round barrow and cremation (Monument)
2303Parent of: Bronze Age round barrow and Iron Age pottery (Monument)
2308Parent of: Possible Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
2309Parent of: Possible Bronze Age round barrow (Monument)
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