Record Details

NHER Number:33758
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric and post medieval finds


Observation of excavations in advance of the erection of new electricity pylons found no archaeological features but did recover three prehistoric worked flints, fragments of Neolithic pottery dated to 3900 to 2900 BC including a decorated rim and one piece of 16th to 17th century pottery.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3464 0240
Map Sheet:TG30SW

Full description

1997/1998. Finds made during replacement of electricity pylons.
Early Neolithic wares.
Post medieval sherds.
See (S1).
See also (S2).
E. Rose (NLA), 5 January 2000.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Early Neolithic - 4000 BC to 3001 BC)
  • POT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Hobbs, B. (NAU). 1999. NAU Report No. 469. Report on a Watching Brief on the Trowse to Thurlton Pylon Replacement Scheme..
<S2>Article in serial: Gurney, D. and Penn, K. (eds). 1999. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk 1998. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLIII Pt II pp 369-387. p 381.

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