|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Bronze Age hearth and multi period pottery sherds|
Sometime before 1963 a Bronze Age hearth was recorded in this location. Ploughing in the area during 1988 recovered a collection of pottery sherds dating from the Late Saxon to post medieval period including fragments of Thetford Ware.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TM 0272 8773|
|Parish:||QUIDENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Context 2 at above grid reference.
Bronze Age hearth noted by .
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Context 1 general scatter, ploughed surface.
Six sherds Thetford type ware.
Sixteen sherds unglazed medieval.
One sherd late medieval/Trans.
Finds held by NCM.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
D. Gurney (NAU) 21 November 1988.
- HEARTH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TM 08 NW 12. |
|---||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 - Bronze Age. Quidenham. |
|<S1>||Article in Serial: Apling, H. 1931. Bronze Age Settlements in Norfolk. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol VI Pt IV pp 365-370. p 365. |
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