Record Details

NHER Number:25924
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval ditches and pits

Summary

Medieval ditches, pits and possible post holes observed during excavations for a new sewer in 1985. Late Saxon and medieval pottery was found on the site.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 819 152
Map Sheet:TF81NW
Parish:CASTLE ACRE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1985 to 1986.
Excavations for new sewage system.
Post holes, pits, ditches with some 4 medieval and 1 Late Saxon/Medieval sherds.
See details (including areas where nothing found) in file.
Information from M. Leah (NAU)
E. Rose (NLA) 29 November 1990.

Monument Types

  • POST HOLE (Unknown date)
  • DITCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PIT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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43123Part of: Castle Acre planned town (Monument)
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