|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Embankment, path and culvert within Lynford Park|
An embankment carrying a path within Lynford Park (NHER 30470). It crosses the flooplain of a tribuary of the River Wissey. A brick culvert carries the embankment across a watercourse in the floodplain.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TL 8180 9388|
|Parish:||LYNFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
March 2013. Rapid Identification Survey. HAs 10 and 12.
An embankment carrying a path within Lynford Park (NHER 30470). It crosses the floodplain of a tributary of the River Wissey. A brick culvert carries the embankment across a watercourse in the floodplain.
The embankment is aligned northnorthwest to southsoutheast. It measures about 80m long, up to 22.5m wide and between 0.2 and 1.5m in height. It has a flat top and sloping sides.
The culvert has straight side walls and a curving arch/roof. The side walls project beyond the arch and embankment for at least 2.2m on both the west and east. The bricks are pale yellow/cream in colour.
A path of the line of the embankment is shown on (S1) and (S2).
D. Robertson (HES), 17 July 2015.
- CULVERT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- EMBANKMENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Map: Fairbrother, Clark and Lye. 1856. Sale Particulars of Lynford Hall Estate. |
|<S2>||Map: Ordnance Survey. 1883. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. |
|30470||Part of: Lynford Hall Park (Monument)|