Record Details

NHER Number:38434
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible medieval to post medieval ditches/field boundaries

Summary

Aerial photographs taken in 1946 show the earthwork of a ditch at this location. This feature probably related to a medieval or post medieval field boundary, but it was levelled by 1972.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 3531 2507
Map Sheet:TG32NE
Parish:STALHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 2004, Norfolk NMP.
Undated, but possibly medieval or post medieval, earthwork ditch visible on RAF aerial photographs from 1946 (S1). It extends for 40m from TG 3531 2509 to TG 3532 2505. It is probably a field boundary. The earthwork appears to have been levelled by 1972 (S2).
See (S1-2).
J. Albone (NMP) 5 February 2004.

Monument Types

  • DITCH (Unknown date)
  • DITCH (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Vertical Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1946. RAF 106G/UK/1634 2091-2 09-JUL-1946 (Norfolk SMR TG 3524A-B).
<S2>Vertical Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1972. OS/72111 063-4 02-MAY-1972.

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