Record Details

NHER Number:13230
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmarks of undated ring ditch, Roman and post medieval coins

Summary

An undated ring ditch, possibly a Bronze Age barrow, is visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs. Metal detecting in this area during 1995 recovered two Roman and two post medieval coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 73 26
Map Sheet:TF72NW
Parish:HILLINGTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

31 January 1946. RAF aerial photograph.
Ring ditch.

About 1975. Visit.
Nothing on surface.
A. Lawson (NAU).

February 1995. Metal detecting.
Two Roman coins (4th century).
Two post medieval coins.
See coin forms in file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 28 March 1995.

Monument Types

  • RING DITCH (Unknown date)
  • RING DITCH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: RAF. RAF OS AP 6159.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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