Record Details

NHER Number:41037
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Roman road


A possible Roman road running from Cawston to Mundesley via Bacton linking with a known route to the coast.

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Full description

A possible Roman road branching off from known route RR 38 northeastwards towards the coast, suggested by a short stretch of straight modern road between Cawston and Aylsham, air photograph indications between Felmingham and North Walsham, two stretches of relatively straight modern road from North Walsham to Mundesley and Bacton, and the possibility of there being a lost Saxon Shore Fort in the Mundesley/Bacton vicinity (unlikely: D. Gurney 2006).
Information from NMR.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 13 December 2004.

See also discussion of cropmarks related to this road (NHER 39055).
J. Albone (NMP), 1 June 2005.

Monument Types

  • ROAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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