Record Details

NHER Number:3406
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval field system

Summary

A network of field boundaries, probably relating to a medieval field system, are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 700 164
Map Sheet:TF71NW
Parish:EAST WINCH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1946.
Strip cultivation on RAF basic aerial photographs cover.
R. R. Clarke (NCM)

No trace on ground, but farmer states he has seen them on more recent infrared aerial photographs..
E. Rose (NAU) 16 June 1981.

Cropmark of square fields visible on air photographs.
See (S1).
R. J. Rickett (NAU) 8 March 1990

19 April 1976. Ordnance Survey air photography.
Positive cropmarks/soilmarks of field boundary(s)
D. Voisey (NLA) 26 January 1995.

Monument Types

  • FIELD SYSTEM (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1971. OS 71 021 127-8.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 76-020-123.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 76-020-124.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Winch (East).
<S1>Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 61 NE 8 [2].

Related records - none

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