Record Details

NHER Number:6736
Type of record:Monument
Name:Bronze Age pottery

Summary

The Bronze Age round barrow formerly listed under this number is now recorded as NHER 38664. A fragment of Bronze Age pottery was found on the site of the barrow during fieldwalking in 1987.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2185 3884
Map Sheet:TG23NW
Parish:ROUGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

THE ROUND BARROW DESCRIBED BELOW IS NOW RECORDED AS NHER 38664.

Barrow about 201m (220 yards) southeast of NHER 6735.

Not marked on (S1).
13m (45ft) diameter, 0.6m (2ft) high. Bowl Excavated.
Found 19 June 1936 R.R. Clarke (NCM).

Detected as sandy patch 13m diameter - ploughed flat.
See sources under NHER 6737.
A.J. Lawson (NAU) 2 February 1976.

October 1987. On site of tumulus. Fieldwalking find.
Overfired collared urn fragment.
Identified by J. Wymer (NAU) and A. Gregory (NAU).
W. Milligan (NCM) 1 December 1987.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • POT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Roughton [3].
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..

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