|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Bronze Age barrow|
A Bronze Age saucer barrow. It forms part of a group of barrows in the area.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 8493 2013|
|Parish:||WEASENHAM ALL SAINTS, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Saucer barrow, 43m (140 feet) in diameter; ditch inside bank. In plantation.
Central area 30.5m (100 feet) in diameter, ditch 2.75m (9 feet), bank 3m (10 feet) across. Grinsell No. 3. Not ploughed in 1941.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).
Outer bank 3m wide, 1m high; ditch 3m wide, 1m deep; mound 35m in diameter, 1.5m high. In plantation.
A.J. Lawson (NAU), March 1975.
April 1988. No change.
J. Wymer (NAU).
- ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Aerial Photograph: CUCAP. TF 8519Z. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Weasenham (all saints). |
|<S1>||Article in serial: Clarke, W. G. 1913. Norfolk Barrows. The Antiquary. Vol XLIX pp 416-423. p 423. |
|<S2>||Monograph: Grinsell, L.V.. 1936. Ancient Burial Mounds of England.. p 185. |
|<S3>||Monograph: Grinsell, L.V.. 1953. Ancient Burial Mounds of England.. pp 199, 203. |
|<S4>||Monograph: East Anglian Archaeology. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol XII. |
|<S5>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1941. 14 May. |
|<S7>||Scheduling record: Corbishley, M.. 1983. AM107. |
|56103||Part of: Bronze Age Barrow Cemetery, Weasenham Heath (Landscape)|
|3656||Related to: Black Hill Bronze Age barrow (Monument)|
|3654||Related to: Bronze Age barrow (Monument)|
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