Record Details

NHER Number:29475
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of possible medieval moat

Summary

The site of a possible medieval rectangular moat, visible on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 0703 8761
Map Sheet:TM08NE
Parish:BANHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

12 July 1990. NAU Air photography, see (S1).
Cropmarks of possible moat, rectangular.
M. Flitcroft (NLA), February 1993.

1905 Ordnance Survey shows a linear pond on site of southern arm, see (S2).
E. Rose, (NLA) 18 February 1993

Monument Types

  • SITE (Undated)
  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RECTANGULAR ENCLOSURE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SITE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: TM0787 A-C.
<S2>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-7. Ordnance Survey 25 inch 2nd edition (revised 1902-7).

Related records - none

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