Record Details

NHER Number:15456
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Possible prehistoric burnt mound


Prehistoric burnt flints were found here in the field and in the stream bed. These might be part of a prehistoric burnt mound.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 945 329
Map Sheet:TF93SW

Full description

'Many pot boilers' found in this field. A. Lawson (NAU) states he saw burnt flint here when a section was cut open.

16 November 1979. Visit.
A wet pasture field; nothing in few molehills.
E. Rose (NAU), November 1979.

September 1981.
Informant now reports he had found more pot boilers actually under the stream bed.
E. Rose (NAU), 17 September 1981.

Monument Types

  • BURNT MOUND (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

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