Record Details

NHER Number:4595
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Roman road and medieval warren


This is the site of an embanked trackway which marks the line of the parish boundary. A large earthwork bank is the northern boundary of the medieval rabbit warren of Gooderstone. This may be a Roman road linked to NHER 8714.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 795 027
Map Sheet:TF70SE

Full description

'Old track banked on both sides' which forms the parish boundary. See (S1).
R. R. Clarke (NCM)

A. Davison (NAU) reports that the bank on south side massive, especially at western end.
E. Rose (NAU) 7 August 1987.

This is the north boundary bank of Gooderstone Warren.
K. Sussams (SAU) May 1996.

This may be a Roman road linked to NHER 8714.
M. Dennis (NLA), 4 January 2006.

Monument Types

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Undated)
  • TRACKWAY (Undated)
  • ROAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RABBIT WARREN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Miscellaneous. Cockley Cley/Gooderstone.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey, First Edition, 6 Inch. 1879-1886. Ordnance Survey 1st Edition 6 inch map..

Related records

54064Part of: Medieval rabbit warren, Gooderstone (Monument)

Find out more...

Norfolk County Council logo Heritage Lottery Fund logo

Powered by HBSMR-web and the HBSMR Gateway from exeGesIS SDM Ltd, and mojoPortal CMS
© 2007 - 2024 Norfolk Historic Environment Service