Record Details

NHER Number:11282
Type of record:Monument
Name:Bronze Age barrow northwest of Lodge Farm

Summary

The low-lying remains of a Bronze Age bowl barrow, part of a wider group of round barrows in the area.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8533 1937
Map Sheet:TF81NE
Parish:WEASENHAM ALL SAINTS, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1975.
Tree covered low mound reported by landowner as possible barrow. Possibly low barrow about 35m diameter, 1.4m high covered in trees in ploughed field. Ploughing of edges makes it look taller than it may in fact be.
A. J. Lawson (NAU), March 1975.

Grid reference corrected by J. J. Wymer (NAU). Formerly wrongly marked on pit to northeast. No change in description. Visited with [1] who will put it forward for scheduling.
J. Wymer (NAU), 21 April 1988.

2001.
Scheduled. See description (S1) in file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 23 January 2002.

Monument Types

  • BOWL BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Scheduled Monument

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TF 8519N,P,Q.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Unpublished Contractor Report: Network Archaeology. 2002. Bacton to Kings Lynn Proposed Gas Pipeline. Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment. Network Archaeology. 179.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Designation: English Heritage. 1994? -2011?. English Heritage Digital Designation Record. Record. DNF416.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. 1990-2013. English Heritage Scheduling Notification. Notification. DNF416.

Related records

56103Part of: Bronze Age Barrow Cemetery, Weasenham Heath (Landscape)

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