Record Details

NHER Number:42732
Type of record:Monument
Name:Undated ditches


The Norfolk Coastal Survey project recorded a group of about ten undated ditches in this area. These may relate to ridge and furrow, or to land reclamation or drainage.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 08257 43861
Map Sheet:TG04SE

Full description

December 2004. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey.
Land-based survey; Cley, Salthouse and Kelling fresh-marshes, Context 17:
Group of about ten north-to-south aligned ditches sited between TG 08198 43852 and TG 08310 43849. They may have been associated with ridge and furrow, reclamation and/or drainage.
See assessment report (S1) for further details.
The associated archive has been deposited with the Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 2017.421).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 6 December 2007. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 21 July 2019.

Monument Types

  • DITCH (Unknown date)
  • DRAINAGE DITCH? (Unknown date)
  • LAND RECLAMATION? (Unknown date)
  • RIDGE AND FURROW? (Unknown date)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Robertson, D., Crawley, P., Barker, A., and Whitmore, S. 2005. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey. Assessment Report and Updated Project Design. Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 1045. p 123.

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