Record Details

NHER Number:41512
Type of record:Monument
Name:Undated wreck, Morston Creek

Summary

An undated wreck is located on the eastern side of Morston Creek. It may have been a ferry used to cross the channel or a boat used to move cargoes between other boats. It was recorded in 2004 during the Norfolk Rapid Coastal Survey.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 00492 44607
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:MORSTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

May to November 2004. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Survey. Context 928.
A wreck/hulk lay on the eastern side of Morston Creek. It was rectangular in shape and constructed of wooden planks with metal support struts. It may have been a ferry used to cross the channel or a boat used to move cargoes between boats.
See (S1).
J. Allen (NLA), 20 April 2005.

April 2006. Casual observation during boat trip.
The wreck/hulk is in the same position and in the same condition as recorded by the Norfolk Rapid Coastal Survey in 2004.
D. Robertson (NLA), 28 June 2006.

Monument Types

  • WRECK (Unknown date)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Document: Robertson, D., Crawley, P., Barker, A., and Whitmore, S.. 2005. NAU Report No. 1045. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey. Assessment Report and Updated Project Design.. p 82.

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