Record Details

NHER Number:13416
Type of record:Monument
Name:Post medieval tannery

Summary

This is the site of a post medieval tannery, with the remains of tanning pits, and medieval pottery has been found. The site is marked as a mill on Faden's map of 1797.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 0976 3150
Map Sheet:TG03SE
Parish:CORPUSTY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Tan Office is a 17th or 18th century flint faced building.
Remains of tanning pits visible in meadow to west.
12th and 13th century unglazed rim sherd found in garden.
Marked as Mill House on (S1).
E. B. Green (NCM)

Monument Types

  • MILL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TANNERY (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TANNING PIT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.

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