Record Details

NHER Number:27741
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible undated field boundary

Summary

A ditched cropmark of unknown date, possibly representing a field boundary, is visible on aerial photographs. The feature is located within a larger group of cropmark field boundaries, which appear to be post medieval in date (NHER 26980). This ditched linear does not appear to be of the same phase and may represent an earlier boundary.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 84550 41100
Map Sheet:TF84SW
Parish:BURNHAM THORPE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 2002. Norfolk NMP.
A ditched cropmark of unknown date, possibly representing a field boundary, is visible on aerial photographs (S1). The feature is located within a larger group of cropmark field boundaries, which appear to be post medieval in date (NHER 26980). This ditched linear does not appear to be of the same phase and may represent an earlier boundary. The site is centred on TF 8455 4110 and the ditch is approximately 305m long and has a northern end which turns to the east.
S. Massey (NMP), 26 September 2002.

Monument Types

  • DITCH (Unknown to 19th Century)
  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Unknown to 19th Century)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1946. RAF 106G/UK/1571 3130-1 07-JUN-1946 (Norfolk SMR TF 8340A, TF 8440A).

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