Record Details

NHER Number:13512
Type of record:Monument
Name:Alderfen Broad

Summary

The remains of a medieval peat cutting, which flooded after it became disused.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 354 195
Map Sheet:TG31NE
Parish:BARTON TURF, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK
NEATISHEAD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Medieval peat working.
See (S1).

Monument Types

  • PEAT CUTTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Monograph: Lambert, J.M. & Jennings, J.N.. 1960. The Making of the Broads: A Reconsideration of their Origin in the Light of New Evidence..

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