|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Undated ditch in Merton Wood|
An undated ditch survives as earthworks. It is probably a woodland boundary or a feature marking the edge of Merton Park (NHER 30516).
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TL 9142 9757|
|Parish:||MERTON, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
On highest point of wood.
Ditch. V-shaped, overgrown and exact limits not ascertained. Not a natural feature or watercourse. Curving.
 believes it to be part of an ancient fortification, but it has no bank and there is no other evidence. Probably some sort of wood or park boundary or feature.
There are oaks here many centuries old.
For the other 'fortifications', see NHER 18087 - hollow way.
Remainder are glacial formations.
E. Rose (NAU), 30 April 1982.
- BOUNDARY (Unknown date)
- DITCH (Unknown date)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|30516||Part of: Merton Park (Monument)|