Record Details

NHER Number:24133
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric pot boilers


Fenland fieldwalking here in 1987 recorded a sparse scatter of prehistoric pot boilers.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 6105 9584
Map Sheet:TL69NW

Full description

12 November 1987. Fenland fieldwalking, weathered soil, cultivated, not ploughed.
Concentration of pot boilers, sparse and diffuse, on sandy loam slope. No flint. Minimum of 47m east-west x 37m north-south at 2.4m OD. Site SRY 3.
Finds held by NCM.
R. Silvester (NAU) 12 November 1987.

For full details of wares, flint types etc. see Fenland Folders.

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

---*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. SRY 3. FENS.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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