Record Details

NHER Number:4372
Type of record:Monument
Name:Two Bronze Age pits

Summary

In 1974 two pits containing Bronze Age pottery were observed in a cliff face.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 677 422
Map Sheet:TF64SE
Parish:HUNSTANTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1974.
Cliff edge.
Two pits visible in cliff edge.
One V-cut, about 1m deep by 1.50m wide cut in chalk with soil and lens of chalk.
Other square-cut, about 2.5m wide by 2m deep, filled with grey-brown soil and lenses of chalk rubble.
Bronze Age pottery reported in fill.
Visited in February 1974 by C.J.S. Green.

Monument Types

  • PIT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Hunstanton.

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