Record Details

NHER Number:723
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval finds and possible post medieval feature, Barclays Bank, Castle Meadow

Summary

Medieval pottery fragments and horn cores were found during works in 1984. A report from a former employee states that this was the site of foxhound kennels for a hunt run by Barclays Bank as late as the 1960s. This information should be treated with caution until confirmed.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2323 0863
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

1984.
Sherds and horn cores.
W. Milligan (NCM).

A report from a former employee states that this was the site of foxhound kennels (in the centre of the city!) for a hunt run by Barclays Bank as late as the 1960s. This information should be treated with caution until confirmed.
E. Rose (NLA), 6 June 1996.

Monument Types

  • ANIMAL HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Unpublished document: NCM Staff. 1973-1989. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card - Norwich.

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Mon 1330Part of: Castle Meadow (Monument)
429Part of: Norwich Castle, Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery (Monument)

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