Record Details

NHER Number:57492
Type of record:Monument
Name:Earthworks of bank and ditch possibly related to Bunn's Bank (NHER 9206)

Summary

Earthworks of two sections of bank and a ditch possibly related to Bunn's Bank (NHER 9206) are visible on aerial photographs on land to the east of Leys Lane, Attleborough. It is difficult to be certain whether these earthworks are in fact related to this monument, or whether they are simply the remains of medieval to post medieval field division.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 0484 9348
Map Sheet:TM09SW
Parish:ATTLEBOROUGH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

December 2012. Norfolk NMP.
Earthworks of two sections of bank and a ditch possibly related to Bunn's Bank (NHER 9206) are visible on aerial photographs (S1) on land to the east of Leys Lane, Attleborough. It is difficult to be certain whether these earthworks are in fact related to this monument, or whether they are simply the remains of medieval to post medieval field division.
The bank stretches from TM 0499 9346 to TM 0469 9350 and measures between 3m and 11m in width.
E. Ford (NMP), 11 December 2012.

Monument Types

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown date)
  • BOUNDARY MARKER (Unknown date)
  • BOUNDARY MARKER (Early Saxon - 410 AD? to 650 AD?)
  • BOUNDARY MARKER (Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1539 AD?)
  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Vertical Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1947. RAF CPE/UK/1918 3160-1 09-JAN-1947 (NMR).

Related records

9206Part of: Bunn's Bank (Monument)
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