Record Details

NHER Number:28502
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval ridge and furrow

Summary

Medieval ridge and furrow is visible as earthworks on aerial photographs taken in 1944 and 1978.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 6890 4228
Map Sheet:TF64SE
Parish:HUNSTANTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

21 September 1978. NAU air photography
Ridge and furrow. Small rectangular patch adjacent to road and stream.
E. Rose (NAU), 19 October 1991.

January 2001. NMP.
(NGR amended from original of TF 6890 4232).
Area of ridge and furrow mapped and extended to include continuation of earthworks on other side of the road (TF 689 422) on 1944 aerial photographs (S1).
A. Hunt (NMP), 16 January 2001.

Monument Types

  • RIDGE AND FURROW (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Vertical Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1944. RAF 106G/LA 67 Frames 3137-3138 02-DEC-1944 (NMR).

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