Record Details

NHER Number:61015
Type of record:Monument
Name:Boundary features in a plantation at Lynford Park

Summary

A bank with ditch on both sides, possibly related to another bank (NHER 60143) which is located close to the west. The bank and ditches are on the line of a boundary shown within woodland on a 19th century map.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 8257 9356
Map Sheet:TL89SW
Parish:LYNFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

January 2014. Rapid Identification Survey. HA 67.
Bank with ditch on both sides.
The bank is up to 4.5m wide and 0.6m tall. The ditches are between 3.5 to 4m wide and up to 0.3m deep. They are present on both sides of the bank in the south but just to the west in the north.
Possibly related to another bank (NHER 60143) which is located close to the west.
The bank and ditches are on the line of a boundary shown within woodland at Lynford Park on (S1).
D. Robertson (HES), 10 July 2015.

Monument Types

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WOOD BANK? (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1883. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map.

Related records

30470Part of: Lynford Hall Park (Monument)
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