Record Details

NHER Number:40100
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of World War Two anti-aircraft gun

Summary

A geophysical survey in 2002 recorded anomalies which may be interpreted as a Roman building (see NHER 9732) and World War Two anti-aircraft gun site. The latter is said to be known from other sources.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 24 01
Map Sheet:TG20SW
Parish:STOKE HOLY CROSS, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2002 or thereabouts. Geophysical survey recorded anomalies. [1]
See (S1) in file for NHER 9732, where the author interprets these as a Roman building (see NHER 9732) and World War Two anti-aircraft gun site. The latter is said to be known from other sources. The conclusions about the former should be treated with some caution.
D. Gurney (NLA), 20 October 2003.

Monument Types

  • ANTI AIRCRAFT BATTERY (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)
  • GUN EMPLACEMENT (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished document: Darby, M.. n.d.. Geophysical investigation into the existence of archaeological features at a location near Stoke Holy Cross, Norfolk.

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