Record Details

NHER Number:11798
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon pottery

Summary

A fragment of Middle Saxon pottery found in 1976.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 45 18
Map Sheet:TG41NE
Parish:MARTHAM, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1976. On ploughed surface, close to side of footpath. [1].
Ipswich ware body sherd, hard grey pimply fabric.
Possibly brought in with material dumped to consolidate path.
See (S1).
R.J. Rickett (NAU) 9 May 1990.

February 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
NHRG022017 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 23 February 2017.

July 2017. Metal-detecting Site extended to the field to the east of the north-south path. [3].
NHRG072017 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 September 2017.

(S2) - PAS details to follow.
E. McDonald (HES), 9 October 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1000 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1976. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1976. No 23. p 14.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 41 NE 14.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J. 2019. Drawing of a medieval mount. Find Illustration. Film. 2:1.

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