Record Details

NHER Number:11839
Type of record:Monument
Name:Undated linear marks and possible Bronze Age ring ditch

Summary

A linear cropmark, part of a possible rectangular enclosure and a ring ditch are visible on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2644 2912
Map Sheet:TG22NE
Parish:NORTH WALSHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Dark thick linear cropmark running northwest to southeast parallel with field boundary on north of railway, and continuing on south side. Another runs parallel to southwest on south side of railway only, and may be one side of a rectangular enclosure.

Air photographs checked. E. Rose (NAU), 29 November 1976.

Also a double concentric ring ditch about 20m in diameter.
J. E. Bown (NAU), 17 November 1980.

Monument Types

  • LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown date)
  • RECTANGULAR ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
  • RING DITCH (Unknown date)
  • SITE (Unknown date)
  • RING DITCH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SITE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TG 2629A-B.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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