Record Details

NHER Number:2333
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic and Beaker pottery from Grimston Heath


Fragments of Neolithic and Beaker pottery found in the 1930s.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 765 222
Map Sheet:TF72SE

Full description

Grimston Heath. About 274m (300 yds) from Little Massingham Belt (not named on Ordnance Survey), about 274m (300 yds) south of main Grimston to Great Massingham Road.
2 small sherds Holdenhurst Ware (one a rim). In thickness colour and dcoration identical with Stow Bardolph material (rusticated ware B. Green (NCM)).
Information from [1].
R. R. Clarke (NCM)

Beaker sherds on Grimston Heath close to Little Massingham Belt near Holdenhurst rusticated ware site.
Information from [1].
R. R. Clarke (NCM)

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Publication: Clarke, D. L. 1970. Beaker Pottery of Great Britain and Ireland. Vol 2. No 544.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 72 SE 21.
---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 - Neolithic. Grimston.

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