Record Details

NHER Number:36036
Type of record:Monument
Name:Post medieval sea bank

Summary

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

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8715 4518
Map Sheet:TF84NE
Parish:HOLKHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2000. NAU survey.
Low grassy bank behind dunes. Associated with NHER 36028.
K. Penn (NAU), 2 March 2001.

See (S1) in file NHER 35996.
D. Gurney (NLA), 22 August 2002.

1993. Environment Agency air photography, (S2).
Visible as earthwork.
A. Miller (Suffolk CC NMP).
D. Gurney (NLA), 13 February 2002.

Monument Types

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEA DEFENCES (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: NAU. 2000. NAU Report No. 532. Holkham Estate Survey..
<S2>Aerial Photograph: Environment Agency. 1993. 1993 Run 32 (591) Frame 242.

Related records

36028Related to: Post medieval sea defence (Monument)
36030Related to: Sea bank of unknown date (Monument)

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