Record Details

NHER Number:24134
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric pot boilers


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

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 6105 9568
Map Sheet:TL69NW

Full description

12 November 1987. Fenland fieldwalking, weathered soil, cultivated, not ploughed.
Concentration pot boilers, sparse, on upper slope of island. Maximum of 34m east-west x 31m north-south at 3.1m OD. Site SRY 4.
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 4. FENS.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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