Record Details

NHER Number:25931
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval and post medieval road

Summary

Medieval and post medieval road surfaces were revealed during excavations for a new sewer in 1985, and medieval floor tiles and a copper alloy pin were also found.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8181 1501
Map Sheet:TF81NW
Parish:CASTLE ACRE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1985 to 1986.
Excavation for new sewage system.
Sequence of road surfaces.
Medieval floor tile, copper alloy pin.
See details (including areas where nothing found) in file.
Information from M. Leah (NAU)
E. Rose (NLA) 29 November 1990.

Monument Types

  • ROAD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROAD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • PIN (Undated)
  • FLOOR TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Article in Serial: Leah, M. 1993. Excavations and Watching Brief at Castle Acre, 1985-86. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLI Pt IV pp 494-507.

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