Record Details

NHER Number:13039
Type of record:Monument
Name:Roman field system and multi-period finds

Summary

A series of banked and ditched enclosures are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs. The enclosures are probably part of a Roman field system. Beaker flint barbed and tanged arrowheads, a silver Iron Age coin, Roman brooches, coins, pottery and other metal finds, an Early Saxon spearhead, a hoard of Late Saxon silver coins and a post medieval coin have been found during metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TL78NW
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre 1961.
Flint arrowheads.

1974.
Roman metalwork, (S1).

1975. Found with metal detecting.
Iron Age coin.

1976. CUCAP air photography.
Roman fields?

1976. Found with metal detecting.
Early Saxon spearhead.

1977.
Roman strap end.

1979.
Roman sherd.

1980 to 1983. Found with metal detecting.
Late Saxon silver coins.

1995. Metal detecting find.
Roman brooch.
See full details and drawings in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 30 January 1996.

December 2001. Metal detecting.
3 Roman coins.
Post medieval coin.
Roman brooch.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 20 April 2002.

Before 1 May 2004. Metal detecting.
A fragment of dressed and cut marble, likely to have been used within a Roman building.
Information from PAS download.
A. Cattermole (HES), 10 October 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • ENCLOSURE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FIELD SYSTEM (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Late Saxon - 43 AD to 1065 AD)
  • SITE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • DRESSED STONE (Roman to Early Saxon - 43 AD to 410 AD)
  • PENDANT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPEAR (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TL 7387A-B, E-G, N-P, CUCAP.
---Serial: 1974. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1974. No 21. p 4.
---Serial: 1975. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1975. No 22. p 8.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 78 NW 45.
---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 - Iron Age. Hockwold cum Wilton.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Hockwold Cum Wilton.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Photograph: CVP IA coin.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Illustration: Gregory, T.. 1975. Drawing of a Roman bronze pendant.. Card. 2:1.

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