Record Details

NHER Number:7525
Type of record:Place
Name:Camping Bridge and Camping Beck

Summary

The names Camping Bridge and Camping Beck indicate that there was probably a medieval to post medieval camping ground nearby. This was a site where the local ball game, camping, was played.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 1933 2093
Map Sheet:TG12SE
Parish:HEVINGHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

The 'Camping Bridge' name presumably indicates a 'Goal' in the game of camping.
'Camping Beck' may be named after the goal, or a back formation from bridge.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • BRIDGE (Unknown date)
  • RECREATION GROUND (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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