|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Site of medieval field system|
A medieval field system, including evidence for strip cultivation, survived in this field until about 1905. Sadly, none of it now survives on the ground.
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|Grid Reference:||TM 162 947|
|Parish:||FORNCETT, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Strip cultivation survived in this field until about 1905 according to informant .
No remnants now - a beet field.
Called Forncett Common Field on (S2).
E. Rose (NAU), 3 October 1979.
- FIELD SYSTEM (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Forncett. |
|<S1>||Map: NCM. NCM Record Map. |
|<S2>||Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797. |
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