Record Details

NHER Number:29483
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Bronze Age ring ditch/round barrow and Roman pottery sherds


Possible earthworks of a Bronze Age round barrow could be seen on an aerial photograph. A survey of the site identified no earthworks and suggested the mounds were natural features. Roman pottery fragments have been found at the site.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0146 2657
Map Sheet:TG02NW

Full description

1988. NCC/BKS vertical survey of Norfolk.
Possible earthworks of ?ring ditch visible.
M. Flitcroft (NLA) 12 February 1993.

January 1993. Earthwork survey.
Seven unglazed Roman pottery sherds including one rim in location shown as slight mound on air photographs.
Now ploughed. No form to apparent natural undulations.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA) 12 February 1993.
B. Cushion (NLA), 2 February 1993.

February 1993. Metal detecting.
Produced nothing.
One samian sherd.
One jar rim, one base and five base sherds Roman greyware.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 March 1993.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Vertical Aerial Photograph: BKS/NCC 3862-3863.

Related records - none

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