Record Details

NHER Number:16159
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Roman marching camp


1977 aerial photography shows the crop mark of part of a possible Roman temporary military camp.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 6977 0136
Map Sheet:TF60SE

Full description

28 July 1977.
NAU air photography.
Cropmark of possible marching camp; east side with entrance and rounded corner visible.
D. Edwards (NAU), 12 May 1980.

31 December 1999. Vertical Aerial Photograph.
Two parralel lines are present on Google Earth imagery. These may represent the Northen perimeter of the Marching Camp.
See (S1) for further details.
D. Lefeuvre (HES), 11 April 2011.

Monument Types

  • SITE (Unknown date)
  • TEMPORARY CAMP (Unknown date)
  • SITE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TEMPORARY CAMP (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TF 6900A.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Vertical Aerial Photograph: Infoterra and Bluesky Ltd. 2006. Infoterra Ltd and Bluesky 31 DEC 1999 (Google Earth TF69750137)..

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