Record Details

NHER Number:11953
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age pottery sherd

Summary

In 1971 a sherd of Iron Age pottery was found here by an Ordnance Survey inspector. Metal-detecting between 2011 and 2017 recovered Roman coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9535 3904
Map Sheet:TF93NE
Parish:WIGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

18 March 1971. 200m south of Copy's Green fort, against hedge.
A sherd of Iron Age pottery found by Ordnance Survey inspector 'BHS'.

January 2011-May 2013. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [1].
Finds identified by HES but not recorded on the PAS database:
10 Roman copper alloy coins.
These objects were previously recorded under NHER 58442.
A. Beckham (HES) and A. Rogerson (HES), 10 July 2013.

July 2015-April 2017. Metal-detecting. [2].
Finds recorded on the PAS database:
DF062017 - PAS details to follow.
Finds identified by HES but not recorded on the PAS database:
15 Roman copper alloy coins.
No other numismatics were recovered. [3].
A. Beckham (HES), 11 July 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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