Record Details

NHER Number:10290
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Bronze Age barrow

Summary

A possible Bronze Age barrow is marked at this location on a map dating to 1920. In 1976 there was no sign of it on the ground.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9904 8204
Map Sheet:TL98SE
Parish:GARBOLDISHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

?Barrow.
There is a slight elevation west of site NHER 6113 which may be traces of a fourth tumulus; note shape of plantation, and one inch map (S1) 1920 has 'tumuli'.
H. D. Hewitt.

February 1976. Visit.
No sign of barrow on knoll in ploughed field.
See (S2).
A. Lawson (NAU), 12 February 1976.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 98 SE 7 [2]; TL 98 SE 8 [2].
---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. Garboldisham.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey 1 inch map.
<S2>Monograph: Lawson, A. J., Martin, E., Priddy, D. and Taylor, A. 1981. The Barrows of East Anglia. East Anglian Archaeology. No 12.

Related records

43931Related to: Garboldisham Bronze Age barrow cemetery (Landscape)

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