Record Details

NHER Number:12612
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Copper alloy Roman bowl


In 1976 a bipartite copper alloy Roman bowl was recovered from peat during construction work on the Hall Bridge across Old Croft River, on the Cambridgeshire border.

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Grid Reference:TF 4983 0229
Map Sheet:TF40SE

Full description

Found by mechanical excavator, 6 to 7ft (1.8 to 2.1m) deep in peat, while building new Hall Bridge across Old Croft River, on Cambridgeshire border.
Bipartite Roman bronze bowl.
See (S1).
Compiled by A. Gregory (NAU), 1977.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BOWL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Article in serial: Gregory, T. 1978. A Bronze Bowl from Upwell. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXVII Pt I p 134.

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