|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Roxham deserted medieval settlement|
The site of Roxham medieval village, deserted by the 16th century. No buildings remain, but from the air cropmarks are visible of roadways, enclosures and building plots.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TL 6385 9979|
|Parish:||RYSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
22 June 1975. Ordnance Survey air photography.
Two linear sub-circular enclosures.
D. Voisey (NAU), 2 march 1995.
Ordnance Survey air photograph; NLA Air photography (flight 317).
Linear cropmarks and possible small enclosures north of Roxham Farm.
J. Bown (NAU), 8 September 1980.
Drawout suggests possible connection with Roxham deserted village.
See 6 inch and 1:2500 overlays; County Series maps 69/14, 69/10.
E. Rose (NAU), 11 September 1980 (air photograph not seen).
1992 aerial photograph extends the area to the south of the track and includes roadways between plots.
E. Rose (NAU), 7 October 1994.
- ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
- LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown date)
- SITE (Unknown date)
- DESERTED SETTLEMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- ROAD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- SITE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Aerial Photograph: OS AP 357 76101. TF6399 D-F, TL 6399 C-F. |
|---||Aerial Photograph: OS 75-269-195. |
|---||Aerial Photograph: OS 75-269-196. |
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