|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Concentration of prehistoric burnt flints from southwest of Ash Hill Farm|
Fieldwalking as part of the Fenland Survey recovered a concentration of prehistoric burnt flints.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TL 6251 9641|
|Parish:||HILGAY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
21 December 1987. Fenland fieldwalking. Two fields southwest of Ash Hill Farm.
Young cereal, weathered soil.
Sparse spread of pot boilers close to the peat line. 23m east to west x 29m north to south at 4m OD.
R. Silvester (NAU), 21 December 1987.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see (S1).
- BURNT MOUND (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
- POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. HLG 9. FENS. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Monograph: Silvester, R. J. 1991. The Fenland Project, Number 4: The Wissey Embayment and the Fen Causeway, Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 52. |
|<S1>||Archive: Fenland Folders. |
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