|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Probable late 19th century sea wall and promenade|
A plaque on the face of the modern seawall and promenade commemorates the construction of a sea wall in 1895. It is probable that elements of this late 19th century sea wall are incorporated into the modern one.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 15408 43537|
|Parish:||SHERINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
May to November 2004. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Survey. Context 372.
The modern concrete seawall and promenade were recorded. The modern concrete structure probably covered an earlier example; a plaque commemorating the construction of the sea wall in 1895 by H.M. Upcher suggested this.
J. Allen (NLA), 22 April 2005.
- PROMENADE? (Post Medieval to Modern - 1895 AD to 2050 AD)
- SEA DEFENCES? (Post Medieval to Modern - 1895 AD to 2050 AD)
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||Unpublished Document: Robertson, D., Crawley, P., Barker, A., and Whitmore, S.. 2005.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.. |
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