Record Details

NHER Number:6137
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age urn


At an unspecified date, a large Bronze Age urn was found in a sandbank by the side of the road near Wiveton Church.

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Full description

Large Bronze Age urn found some years since in a sandbank by the side of the road near Wiveton Church.
Now lost. See (S1).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Broken according to (S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Article in Monograph: Lawson, A. J. 1980. The evidence for Later Bronze Age settlement and burial in Norfolk. Settlement and Society in the British Late Bronze Age. Barrett, J. and Bradley, R. BAR British Series 83 pp 271-293. No 31.
---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 - Bronze Age. Wiveton.
<S1>Article in Serial: Chester, G. J.. 1859. Account of the Discovery of Ancient British Remains, Near Cromer. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol VI pp 263-267. p 266.
<S2>Documentary Source: Manning, C. R. 1853. Catalogue of Antiquities found in the County of Norfolk.

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