Keys to the Past

Bronze Age Beaker (Ancroft)

A Bronze Age pot was found at Cursed Field in Ancroft. It was of a type known as a Beaker. These were often found in Bronze Age graves. It had an unusual triangular decoration. The site of Cursed Field has now been lost.

Reference number:N3965
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1968; D Smith

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Ancroft

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