|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Bronze Age bowl barrow on Massingham Common|
This is one of two Bronze Age bowl barrows on Massingham Common, which is now visible as a slight earthwork.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 8045 2078|
|Parish:||GREAT MASSINGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Tumulus on Massingham Common.
Marked on Ordnance Survey as 'Tumulus, remains of' in ploughed field, south edge shown on Ordnance Survey as in bank.
R. R. Clarke (NCM) 15 June 1936
'Slight hump in hedge and rise in ground'.
M. W. Thompson
No sign on edge of plantation.
A. J. Lawson (NAU) 16 March 1976.
(S2) in file.
Definite rise in hedge line still noted adjacent to farm track.
H. Paterson (A&E) 1991
- BOWL BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Article in serial: Clarke, W. G. 1913. Norfolk Barrows. The Antiquary. Vol XLIX pp 416-423. p 420. |
|---||Scheduling record: Corbishley, M.. 1983. AM107. |
|---||Monograph: East Anglian Archaeology. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol XII. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Massingham. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Scheduling record: MWT. 1959. AM7. |
|<S2>||Unpublished document: English Heritage. 2003. Schedule Report. |
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