Record Details

NHER Number:1971
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Bronze Age round barrow


A semicircular ditch with an approximate diameter of 24m has been noted at this location. The ditch has a dark infill and surrounds a sand and gravel mound. It is possible this feature is a Bronze Age round barrow, but this is by no means certain.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 866 374
Map Sheet:TF83NE

Full description

Semicircular ditch approximately 24m (80ft) diameter, 1.8-2.7m (2-3yds) wide, 0.3m (1ft) deep, 6.1m (20ft) gap, on mound of sand and gravel 0.9m (3ft) high.
Ditch has dark infill. (From NCM map).
Visible on Unit aerial photographs taken on 5 August 1977. No sign in crop of young cereal.
A. J. Lawson (NAU) 17 March 1976.

Monument Types

  • DITCH (Undated)
  • RING DITCH (Undated)
  • ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TF8637Q.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Miscellaneous. Creake, South.

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