Record Details

NHER Number:44127
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cockshoot Broad

Summary

This is a by-passed broad that is joined to the River Bure via Cockshoot Dike. Peat was likely extracted from the broad during medieval times.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 34372 15549
Map Sheet:TG31NW
Parish:WOODBASTWICK, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

A by-passed broad joined to the River Bure via Cockshoot Dike.
M. Dennis (NLA) 20 March 2006.

Monument Types

  • PEAT EXTRACTION SITE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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Related records

13517Parent of: Medieval and later peat cuttings along the River Bure (Monument)

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