Record Details

NHER Number:11319
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible medieval moat

Summary

Cropmarks of a possible medieval moat can be seen on aerial photographs. Metal detecting has recovered Roman, medieval and post medieval finds and three Roman coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 94 37
Map Sheet:TF93NW
Parish:WALSINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1975 or before. Ordnance Survey air photograph.
Cropmarks of moated site = Context 1 centred on grid reference.
A. Gregory (NAU), 1975.

1987 to 1989. Metal detecting. Over cropmark and rest of field. Context 2.
Three Roman coins. See coin list in file.
Two bronze pins or tongues from buckles with moulded collars. 14th century.
Gilt bronze rectangular buckle plate with five rivet holes, medieval.
D shaped bronze buckle, bar missing, cast decoration on frame, 13th century.
Shoe buckle, 16th century, bronze.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NAU), February 1989.

Monument Types

  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SITE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BUCKLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: OS AP 70 008 186; TF9437 H-P.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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