Record Details

NHER Number:9757
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of possible ring ditch of uncertain date and origin

Summary

In 1973 the possible cropmarks of a dark circle was visible on Dunston Common, although this feature has not subsequently been identified on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2268 0253
Map Sheet:TG20SW
Parish:STOKE HOLY CROSS, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1973.
Seen on ground in crop, on Dunston Common, a 'dark circle' (ring ditch?).
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU).

March 2009. Norfolk NMP.
No sign of this ring ditch was identified on the aerial photographs in this location during the NMP.
S. Horlock (NMP), 24 March 2009.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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