|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible medieval moated site|
The site of a possible medieval moated site, marked on the Ordnance Survey map. Saxon and medieval pottery fragments were recovered from a molehill on the site in 1976.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 9631 2722|
|Parish:||RYBURGH, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1976. In northeast corner of field, under 'ws' of 'St Andrew's' on (S1).
Small rectangular ditched enclosure. Moat? But note it is surrounded by cropmarks of extinct drainage ditches.
E. Rose (NAU), 9 November 1976.
July 1976. Found in a molehill on the site of this cropmark in pasture.
Middle Saxon Ipswich Ware, Late Saxon Thetford Ware and medieval sherds.
Identified by P.Wade Martin and A.Rogerson (NAU).
Earthworks surveyed by .
See (S2) in file.
NGR corrected from original TF 9635 2723.
M. Horlock (NLA), 13 April 2003.
- DRAINAGE DITCH (Undated)
- MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- RECTILINEAR ENCLOSURE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
- POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). TF 9627F-G, M-S. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Map: Ordnance Survey, First Edition, 6 Inch. 1879-1886. Ordnance Survey 1st Edition 6 inch map.. |
|<S2>||Illustration: Yaxley, D. and Virgoe, N.. 1976. Plan of earthworks of possible medieval moated site, Ryburgh.. |
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