Record Details

NHER Number:26065
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron staple from medieval city walls, Chapelfield Road

Summary

In 1972 an iron staple was recovered from the flint and mortar buttress of the medieval city wall opposite Caleys main gates. Sadly the buttress here was badly damaged and partly demolished by an articulated lorry going into Caleys.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 2262 0820
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1972.
Iron staple from flint and mortar buttress of city wall opposite Caleys main gates. Buttress badly damaged and partly demolished by articulated lorry going into Caleys (Mackintoshes).
E. B. Green (NCM).

Monument Types

  • TOWN DEFENCES (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • DOOR FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • Scheduled Monument

Sources - none

Related records

Site 405Parent of: Chapelfield Road (Monument)
Mon 1420Part of: City Walls - Between St Giles and St Stephen's Gates (Monument)
37405Part of: Evaluation at Norwich City Wall, Chapelfield (Monument)
384Part of: Norwich City Defences (Monument)

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