Record Details

NHER Number:2462
Type of record:Monument
Name:Post medieval ice-house

Summary

A post medieval ice-house, still visible as a mound in the grounds of Ryston Hall (NHER 2461).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 6281 0135
Map Sheet:TF60SW
Parish:RYSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Ice-house. This collapsed some years ago; the pit remains but all brickwork has been removed.
Information given to E. Rose (NAU), 17 February 1977.

1996. Visit. Site still visible. Former information incorrect. This still exists as a mound, apparently intact but not examined carefully.
B. Cushion (NLA), May 1996.

Monument Types

  • ICEHOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PIT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2010. Ghostly reminders of the past in city's forgotten buildings.. 31 December.

Related records

2461Part of: Ryston Hall (Building)

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