Record Details

NHER Number:26840
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmarks of possible post medieval water meadows


Cropmarks, possibly post medieval in date, are visible on aerial photographs. These may be part of a system of water meadows.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 66473 37791
Map Sheet:TF63NE

Full description

April 2002. Norfolk NMP.
Group of linear features, visible on RAF aerial photographs from 1953 (S1). The site consists of five roughly parallel ditches, ranging from 15m to 40m in length. Two stretches of bank are visible approximately 2 to 3.5m wide and both approximately 23m long. It is possible that these features are part of site NHER 26837, a series of banks and ditches, probably water meadows.
S. Massey (NMP), 23 April 2002.

Monument Types

  • BANK (EARTHWORK) (Unknown date)
  • DITCH (Unknown date)
  • LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown date)
  • WATER MEADOW (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1953. RAF V.82/707 0638-9 04-FEB-1953 (Norfolk SMR TF 6637A-B).

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