Record Details

NHER Number:14772
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds, some perhaps relating to the site of Leziate shrunken village

Summary

Roman flue tile, fragments of pottery dating from the Late Saxon to the post medieval periods, medieval brick, a medieval quern and a medieval casket mount have been found by fieldwalking and metal detecting. The post-Roman material may relate to the site of Leziate shrunken village (see too NHER 3409).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 69 19
Map Sheet:TF61NE
Parish:LEZIATE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1979.
Seven areas of Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval sherds found.
For full details see file and plan in the Illustration Library.
A. Rogerson (NAU), 9 April 1979.

May 1986.
Medieval casket mount.
See file for details.
E. Rose (NAU), 6 February 1987.

Before 30 November 2002. Field walking in area centred [1].
Roman, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval sherds.
Roman tile.
Medieval or early post medieval brick.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 31 October 2003.

March 2008. Norfolk Aggregates Assessment Project.
The post-Roman material described above may relate to the site of Leziate shrunken village (see also NHER 3409).
S. Tremlett (NLA), 9 March 2008.

2004-2008. Fieldwalking
Ceramic Roman tessera, Middle Saxon pottery sherds, medieval roof tile and brick and medieval/post medieval brick recovered. Undatable floor tile, whetstone, quern and metalworking debris also found.
See file for more information
H White (NLA) 14 November 2008

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • QUERN (Unknown date)
  • WHETSTONE (Unknown date)
  • FLUE TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TESSERA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BRICK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BRICK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FLOOR TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • QUERN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BRICK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Map: Finder's Map..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Rogerson, A.. 1979. Plan of fieldwalking areas walked in April 1979.. Film. Unknown.

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