Record Details

NHER Number:26836
Type of record:Monument
Name:Earthwork of possible medieval mill mound


Earthwork platform of possible medieval date, potentially relating to the site of a mill, visible on aerial photographs.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 6940 3720
Map Sheet:TF63NE

Full description

April 2002. Norfolk NMP.
Slight earthwork of a circular mound or platform, visible on OS aerial photographs from 1967 (S1). It is 13m in diameter and surrounded by a ditch. This raised platform is located in the Heacham river valley, near to the proposed site of a medieval mill (SMR 31979). This earthwork may relate to same mill site.
S. Massey (NMP), 29 April 2002.

Monument Types

  • MOUND (Unknown date)
  • RING DITCH (Unknown date)
  • BUILDING PLATFORM (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MILL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WINDMILL MOUND (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1967. OS/67069 101-2 26-APR-1967 (Norfolk SMR TF 6837H-J).

Related records - none

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