Record Details

NHER Number:28822
Type of record:Monument
Name:Post medieval field system and stock enclosure

Summary

Earthworks in this field can be seen on aerial photographs. These are interpreted as a post medieval field system and a probable post medieval stock enclosure.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9516 2545
Map Sheet:TF92NE
Parish:GATELEY, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

24 August 1990. NAU air photography.
Earthworks.
D. Edwards (NLA), 23 July 1990.

Most of these are drainage, but a double rectangle adjoining the pond might conceivably be a moat or more likely a toft. Needs a ground visit.
E. Rose (NLA), 19 February 1992.

September 1999. Visit.
Has extended the site to cover features in the whole field. Reinterpret 'Toft' as stock enclosure.
See (S1).
B. Cushion (NLA), 21 September 1999.

Monument Types

  • DRAINAGE DITCH (Undated)
  • EARTHWORK (Undated)
  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOFT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FIELD SYSTEM (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STOCK ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TF9525 A-H.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Cushion, B.. 1999. Earthwork Survey.

Related records - none

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