Record Details

NHER Number:61088
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible warren bank at Santon Street

Summary

An undated double bank (or a single bank with a double top), about 50m long and 7m wide in total has been identified as an earthwork during a field visit. It may have defined the southern boundary of Santon Warren (NHER 54065).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 8171 8830
Map Sheet:TL88NW
Parish:LYNFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

September 2014. Breaking New Ground field visit. HA 19.
A double bank (or a single bank with a double top), aligned roughly east to west. About 50m long and 7m wide in total. Both 'banks' are about 3m wide with a 0.5m wide depression/ditch between them.
This bank probably defined the southern boundary of Santon Warren (NHER 54065).
D. Robertson (HES), 27 July 2015.

July 2017. 'Brecks from Above' and Breckland National Mapping Programme.
The undated bank described above, which may have been part of the southern boundary of Santon Warren (NHER 54065), was not identified on the consulted sources.
S. Tremlett (Norfolk Historic Environment Service), 24th July 2017.

Monument Types

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown date)
  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • BOUNDARY BANK? (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • RABBIT WARREN? (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources - none

Related records

54065Part of: Medieval to post medieval rabbit warren, Santon (Monument)
61100Related to: Bank of probable medieval to post medieval date, possibly associated with Santon warren (Monument)
60123Related to: Banks of probable medieval to post medieval date, possibly associated with Santon warren (Monument)
61099Related to: Possible warren bank at Santon Street (Monument)
61083Related to: Possible warren bank at Santon Street (Monument)
61085Related to: Possible warren bank at Santon Street (Monument)
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