Record Details

NHER Number:41519
Type of record:Monument
Name:Undated timber sluice

Summary

In 2004 an undated timber sluice was found on the edge of a saltmarsh channel. It was abutted or cut by a modern metal panelled sluice and was recorded during the Norfolk Rapid Coastal Survey.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 00391 44240
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:MORSTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

May-November 2004. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey.
Inter-tidal survey (Environmental Zone 11), Context 991:
A sluice, formed by a row of at least six upright planks and one timber post, was found on the edge of a saltmarsh channel. It was abutted (or cut?) by a modern, metal panelled, sluice.
See assessment report (S1) for further details.
The associated archive has been deposited with the Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 2017.421).
J. Allen (NLA), 20 April 2005. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 21 July 2019.

Monument Types

  • SLUICE (Unknown date)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Robertson, D., Crawley, P., Barker, A., and Whitmore, S. 2005. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey. Assessment Report and Updated Project Design. Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 1045. p 83.

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