|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Beaker pottery from Massingham Heath|
A Beaker pot was found on Massingham Heath in 1842.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 7753 2199|
|Parish:||GREAT MASSINGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Beaker from site marked on Ordnance Survey as found in 1842 (685m (750 yds) southeast of parish boundary in sand pit).
See (S1), drawn in 1849 by Lukis.
R. R. Clarke (NCM)
(S2) notes a drinking cup of pre Roman period from Massingham Heath.
See NHER 2310.
- FINDSPOT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)
- POT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Article in Serial: Fox, C. 1925. On Two Beakers of the Early Bronze Age Recently Discovered in South Wales: With a Record of the Distribution of Beaker-pottery in England and Wales. Archaeologia Cambrensis. Vol LXXX. p 27. |
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 72 SE 20. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. massingham. |
|<S1>||Publication: BM Add. Mss23.056. f.164. |
|<S2>||Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. p 227. |
|13111||Related to: Possible Roman pot (Find Spot)|
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