Record Details

NHER Number:13525
Type of record:Monument
Name:Probable medieval peat cutting

Summary

Carleton Broad is a probably a medieval peat cutting. It is now fully overgrown.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 346 033
Map Sheet:TG30SW
Parish:CARLETON ST PETER, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Possible medieval peat working. Now totally overgrown.
See (S1).
See (S2) in file.

August 2005.
Shown on (S3) and (S4).
Information from (S2).
D. Robertson (NLA), 31 August 2005.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<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..
<S2>Unpublished document: Williamson, T.. 2002. Report for Broads Authority.
<S3>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.
<S4>Map: 1839. Carleton Tithe Map.

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