Monument record COV 085 - Probable Post Medieval drainiage ditch, visible as a cropmark.

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A probable Post Medieval drainage ditch visible as a cropmark, Covehithe


Grid reference Centred TM 52065 82132 (104m by 48m)
Map sheet TM58SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A probable drainage ditch, almost certainly Post Medieval in date, is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs from 1996 centred on circa TM52068213 (S1). The cropmark, visible immediately to the south of North Common Wood, curves to wards the south west for approximately 120m from TM52068215 to circa TM51978211. The north eastern end of the cropmark is aligned with the a drain that is within the area of Benacre Broad nature reserve, and marked on the current Ordnance Survey base maps.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Photograph: Norfolk Landscape Archaeology. Norfolk Landscape Archaeology Air Photography. TM5281/367 HXY11 02-Jul-1996.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Oct 21 2004 4:56PM

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