Record Details

NHER Number:15479
Type of record:Monument
Name:Rectangular enclosure of unknown date and multi-period finds

Summary

A rectangular enclosure of unknown date is visible as a soilmark on aerial photographs. Metal-detecting has recovered a Roman brooch, a Late Saxon or medieval bell and a medieval buckle. Metal-detecting in 2011 recovered a Middle Saxon cross brooch.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 21
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:GRIMSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1973.
Soilmark of rectangular enclosure with elliptical annexe (faint).
A. Gregory (NAU) 1973.

October 1995. Metal-detecting finds. Finds from across field.
Roman brooch.
?Late Saxon bell and medieval metal finds.
See list in file with grid reference.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 27 November 1995.

2010; before 24 January 2011. Metal-detecting.
Middle Saxon cross brooch.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 14 June 2011.

Monument Types

  • RECTANGULAR ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
  • SITE (Unknown date)
  • 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)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BELL (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. OS AP 73 052 203.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Photograph: 1995. LCH 19-20, Romano British plate brooch..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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