|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible medieval quay on River Bure|
The remains of a clinker built boat, clench nails, a fragment of planking, a possible medieval lighter and medieval and post medieval pottery were dredged out of the River Bure. Evidence of the wood piling of a quay was also recorded.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 3819 1559|
|Parish:||HORNING, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1954. Dredged from River Bure west of church of St Benet's Abbey.
Remains of clinker built oak boat - iron clench bolts and trenail.
Fragment of planking brought to NCM.
Notes by F.H. Denton.
Dredged from river.
Medieval and later pottery.
Clench nails at regular intervals of 14.2 cms.
Wood piling of quay also found.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).
- PILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- WHARF (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
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 - Medieval. Horning. |
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