Record Details

NHER Number:8023
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval tower

Summary

According to the Ordnance Survey a tower stood here during the post medieval period.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 2031 1970
Map Sheet:TG21NW
Parish:STRATTON STRAWLESS, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

3 March 1977. Visit by E. Rose (NAU).
'Tower' according to the Ordnance Survey. According to neighbouring cottagers this was a silver fox farm whose owner used to sit up the tower and watch the foxes. The tower was erected 'before anyone can remember' and demolished
in about 1945. No trace of it remains in the pasture field.
E. Rose (NAU) 3 March 1977.

Monument Types

  • TOWER (Post Medieval to World War Two - 1540 AD? to 1945 AD)

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