Record Details

NHER Number:26236
Type of record:Negative evidence
Name:Site with no archaeological finds or features, site of City Station, Station Road.

Summary

Construction of a roundabout on the city inner ringroad in 1972 involved the removal of concrete platforms and other station fittings, including the foundations for fore-buildings, and revealed massive disturbance and backfilling contemporary with construction of the station. No archaeological finds or features were noted.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2254 0925
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

1972. Site of disused City Station (British Rail).
Construction of roundabout on city inner road involved removal of concrete platforms and other station fittings including foundations for fore-buildings revealing massive disturbance and backfilling contemporary with construction of the station.

No material found.
Information from [1].

Monument Types

  • RAILWAY STATION (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RAILWAY TRANSPORT SITE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2010. Group on track to discovering rail history. 31 December.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Post Roman.

Related records

Site 574Parent of: City Station, Station Road (Monument)
13584Part of: Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway (Norwich to Cromer via Holt), North Norfolk Railway (Monument)

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