Record Details

NHER Number:13516
Type of record:Monument
Name:South Walsham and Sotshole Broads

Summary

According to a 20th century source, peat cutting was carried out on these Broads during the medieval period.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 365 139
Map Sheet:TG31SE
Parish:SOUTH WALSHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK
WOODBASTWICK, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Medieval peat working.
See (S1).

Monument Types

  • PEAT CUTTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Monograph: Lambert, J.M. & Jennings, J.N.. 1960. The Making of the Broads: A Reconsideration of their Origin in the Light of New Evidence..

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