|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible Bronze Age round barrow|
This is the site of a possible Bronze Age round barrow which was first noted in 1947.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 7763 2088|
|Parish:||GREAT MASSINGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Noted by I. J. Thatcher, 11 April 1947.
No sign of definite tumulus in ploughed field.
A. J. Lawson (NAU) 8 February 1974.
This barrow is likely to form part of a Bronze Age barrow cemetery (NHER 55865), which includes five other barrows.
A. Cattermole (HES), 25 July 2011.
August 2011. Field visit.
No earthwork/barrow present.
D. Robertson (HES), 23 August 2011.
- ROUND BARROW (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. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Massingham. |
|55865||Part of: Bronze Age barrow cemetery, Massingham Heath (Landscape)|
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