Record Details

NHER Number:14423
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmarks of possible Bronze Age ring ditch and undated enclosure

Summary

An undated ring ditch and enclosure are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs taken in 1977. The ring ditch could be the remains of a Bronze Age barrow and/or may be a feature contemporary with the use of the enclosure. The ring ditch is cut by a destroyed section of the Devil's Ditch (NHER 6115).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9887 8216
Map Sheet:TL98SE
Parish:GARBOLDISHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1977. NAU aerial photography.
Possible cropmark of ring ditch formerly partly overlain by now destroyed section of the Devil's Ditch. However it is enmeshed with a D-shaped enclosure on its east and an oval mark on its west leading to an old pit, and may only be some recent result of extraction from this.
E. Rose (NAU), 19 January 1979.

Monument Types

  • ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
  • RING DITCH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TL 9881A,B.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records

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

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