Record Details

NHER Number:36354
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmarks of possible Roman enclosures

Summary

A series of enclosures are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs. The enclosures are probably part of a field system, and may be associated with a nearby Roman settlement, see NHER 10178.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 2078 9478
Map Sheet:TM29SW
Parish:LONG STRATTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2 July 1996. NLA air photography.
Series of cropmark enclosures.
Is is possible that these relate to Roman activity as indicated by the proximity of NHER 10178, a settlement site, to the east. The ditches are probably part of field systems and animal enclosures.
S. Massey (NLA), 24 July 2001.

Monument Types

  • LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown date)
  • RECTILINEAR ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
  • FIELD SYSTEM (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RECTILINEAR ENCLOSURE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1996. TM 2094A - B.

Related records

36355Related to: Cropmarks of ring ditch and possible Roman field system (Monument)
10178Related to: Roman occupation site and field systems (Monument)

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