Record Details

NHER Number:21901
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible medieval trackway and building, medieval object concentration

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1985 recovered a general scatter of medieval pottery sherds, as well as a concentration of pottery sherds, animal bone and moderate building rubble on the edge of a possible medieval drove.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 5594 1636
Map Sheet:TF51NE
Parish:TILNEY ST LAWRENCE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

30-31 October 1985. Fieldwalking, Fenland survey. Winter cereal, poor to moderate weathering.
Context 1: general scatter medieval sherds, more frequent towards drove. TYL CV (S1).
Context 2 at 5576 1647: sparse concentration of pottery and extremely sparse animal bone and moderate building rubble, on edge of drove, 35m x 30m min. Northeast to southwest. TYL 42 (S2).
Finds in NCM.
R. J. Silvester (NAU), 4 November 1985.

For full details of wares, flint types, etc. see Fenland Folders (S3).

Monument Types

  • BUILDING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TRACKWAY (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. TYL CV. FENS. TYL CV.
<S2>Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. TYL 42. FENS. TYL 42.
<S3>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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