|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Tower, City Defences, Barrack Street|
In 1978 the City undertook the clearance and restoration of this tower. They discovered around 1m of late post medieval debris and a possible 19th century brick-lined well just outside the entrance to the tower.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 23531 09433|
|Parish:||NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK|
1978. Clearance and restoration by Norwich City Engineers .
Around 1m of late post medieval debris was cleared from around the south west face of the tower and along the south face of the city wall adjacent. A ?19th century well (brick lined) was discovered around 2m outside the entrance to the tower.
Compiled by M. Atkin (NCM).
- TOWER (Medieval to Modern - 1066 AD? to 2050 AD)
- TOWN DEFENCES (Medieval to Modern - 1066 AD? to 2050 AD)
- WELL (Post Medieval - 1800 AD? to 1900 AD?)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Unpublished document: NCM Staff. 1973-1989. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card - Norwich. |
|Mon 1424||Parent of: City Walls - Between Pockthorpe and Magdalen Gates (Monument)|
|Site 1086||Parent of: Tower, City Defences, Barrack Street (Monument)|
|384||Part of: Norwich City Defences (Monument)|
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