Record Details

NHER Number:11889
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmark of ring ditch

Summary

A ring ditch, probably dating to the Bronze Age, is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7544 1307
Map Sheet:TF71SE
Parish:NARFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Ring ditch on RAF air photographs.
Information from A. Lawson (NAU).

29m diameter.
D. Edwards (NAU).

Formerly incorrectly located in Narborough.
Compare with NHER 17011, which may be this site but probably not.
No sign on ground under young cereal.
A. Lawson (NAU) 16 March 1976.

Also on Ordnance Survey air photographs - informant [1].

19 April 1976. Ordnance Survey air photography.
Positive cropmarks/soilmarks.
Ring ditch.
D. Voisey (NLA), 30 January 1995.

Monument Types

  • 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

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: RAF. RAF OS AP 5272, OS AP 76020 211 and 212.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 76-020-211.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 76-020-212.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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