|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Bronze Age hearth and medieval and post medieval brick|
A possible Bronze Age hearth is visible as a patch of black earth and pot boilers. Fragments of medieval and post medieval brick have also been found on the site.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 9571 1519|
|Parish:||GRESSENHALL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Pot boiler site reported to NCM by  as one of his Bronze Age hearths.
2 February 1979.
Ordnance Survey reports that this is still clearly visible as two conjoining patches of black earth with burnt flint.
 found some bricks here which he claimed were the remains of the 'old Gressenhall hall'.
 said they were largely 19th century, 'with a couple of small pieces of medieval brick amoungst them'.
E. Rose (NAU).
Part of large scatter, see NHER 30563.
- BURNT MOUND (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- HEARTH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- POT BOILER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- BRICK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- BRICK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 91 NE 21. |
|---||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. Gressenhall. |
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