Record Details

NHER Number:20676
Type of record:Monument
Name:Prehistoric pot boilers


A concentration of prehistoric pot boilers, or burnt flints, found when clearing a ditch in 1982.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 4448 1928
Map Sheet:TG41NW

Full description

1982. Northeast of Mustard Hyrn.
Found in ditch clearing about 0.9m (3ft) to 1.2m (4ft) deep in lower level of peat 9.1m (10 yard) length of potboilers/black soil/peat.
Information from [1].
W.F. Milligan (NCM) 20 July 1982 (to NAU September 1984).

Is this definitely a separate site to NHER 19430?

Monument Types

  • BURNT MOUND (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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