|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Post medieval sea bank|
An earthwork bank behind the sand dunes was observed during a survey carried out by the NAU in 2000. The bank is a post medieval sea defence bank and is associated with another bank, NHER 36028.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 8715 4518|
|Parish:||HOLKHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
2000. Field Observation and Desk-based Assessment.
Site identified during archaeological assessment of Holkham Estate.
Low grassy bank behind dunes. Associated with NHER 36028.
See report (S1) for further details.
K. Penn (NAU), 2 March 2001. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 28 April 2015.
1993. Environment Agency air photography, (S2).
Visible as earthwork.
A. Miller (Suffolk CC NMP).
D. Gurney (NLA), 13 February 2002.
- BANK (EARTHWORK) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- SEA DEFENCES (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
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|<S1>||Unpublished Contractor Report: Penn, K. 2000. The Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk. Archaeological Survey (Final Report). Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 532. |
|<S2>||Aerial Photograph: Environment Agency. 1993. 1993 Run 32 (591) Frame 242. |
|36028||Related to: Post medieval sea defence (Monument)|
|36030||Related to: Sea bank of unknown date (Monument)|
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