Record Details

NHER Number:8113
Type of record:Monument
Name:Bronze Age cremation, Sprowston Cemetery


In 1968 a Bronze Age cremation urn containing ashes was recovered from an area of the cemetery to the north of the church.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2497 1258
Map Sheet:TG21SW

Full description

1968. Sprowston cemetery to north of church.
Bronze Age urn with ashes: cremation burial. Some sherds recovered.
Compiled by T. Clough (NAU).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • HUMAN REMAINS (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • 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 - Early Saxon. Sprowston.

Related records - none

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