|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible Roman camp and multi-period finds at Camp Hill|
The supposed site of a Roman military camp. Roman pottery fragments were reported to have been found in 1930, and Saxon and medieval fragments in 1957. Numerous wattle-marked daub fragments found in 1970 are believed to be the remains of a medieval house.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 425 025|
|Parish:||REEDHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
Supposed site of Roman camp. For discussion of this and origin of name, see under NHER 10418.
1930. About thirty two Roman sherds stated by  to have been found at 4253 0251 (Context 1) and given to NCM; but in 1970 when this was told to NCM, no sherds or records could be found.
1957. Sherds of 12th and 13th century pottery found by  all over site. One sherd re-examined by A. Rogerson (NAU) in January 1982 and found to be Thetford-type ware rim.
1970. Many pieces of wattle-marked daub found 60cm to 90cm (2 to 3 feet) deep at 4253 0251. (Context 2) by . These were seen by E. Rose (NAU) on 22 September 1976 and exhibited in 's exhibition at Reedham as 'remains of medieval house', property of , an employee.
E. Rose (NAU), 21 January 1982.
- MILITARY CAMP (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Serial: 1957. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries. No 4. p 4. |
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 40 SW M; TG 40 SW 2. |
|---||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 - Late Saxon. Reedham. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Miscellaneous. Reedham . |
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