HeritageGateway - Home

Login  |  Register
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > North Yorkshire HER Result
North Yorkshire HERPrintable version | About North Yorkshire HER | Visit North Yorkshire HER online...

North Yorkshire Council logo

Any questions? Try here first

Name:WELHAM TROD
NY SMR Number:MNY2335
Type of record:Monument
Last edited:Nov 26 2009 9:17AM
Grid Reference:SE 782 698
Parish:Norton-on-Derwent [3096]; Ryedale

Monument Type(s):

  • ROAD (Roman to 19th Century - 43 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Sites & Monuments Record Number: 1744

Full description

THIS HAS BEEN DESCRIBED AS A ROMAN ROAD ON ACCOUNT OF ITS DIRECT LINE THOUGH A LATER ORIGIN SEEMS MORE ACCEPTABLE. IN THE 18TH CENTURY IT WAS REFERRED TO AS AN OLD COACH ROAD. IT SURVIVES IN PART AS AN EARTHWORK MENENTHORPE LANE AND ELSEWHERE AS A CROPMARK. (1 - 2)

Sources and further reading

<1>SNY1916 - Manuscript: Royal Commission on Historic Monuments. NORTON. 19.
<AP1>SNY2820 - Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 01/01/71. Aerial Photograph.
<2>SNY1322 - Manuscript: 1750. BOWER DEEDS MSS WELHAM COURT BOOK.
<AP2>SNY2821 - Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 01/01/71. Aerial Photograph.

Provide feedback for this record