Record Details

NHER Number:15553
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric worked flints and Roman to post-medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1986 and 1999 recovered undatable prehistoric and Mesolithic worked flints and Roman, Late Saxon and medieval to post-medieval pottery sherds.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 251 068
Map Sheet:TG20NE
Parish:TROWSE WITH NEWTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

See NHER 60043 for details of a post-medieval windmill that once stood in this field (previously recorded under this number).
P. Watkins (HES), 7 April 2014.

1980s. Fieldwalking.
Fieldwalking in advance of Norwich Southern Bypass (Field 77; Context 1):
2 undatable prehistoric flint scrapers.
1 Mesolithic flint blade core and 1 crested flake.
14 Roman pottery sherds (including greyware, oxidised and ?East Anglian mortarium).
1 Late Saxon pottery sherd (Thetford-type ware).
1 Late Saxon/medieval pottery sherd (?Stamford ware).
11 medieval pottery sherds (including glazed, glazed Grimston and unglazed).
2 medieval/post-medieval pottery sherds (LMT).
Flints identified by J. J. Wymer (NAU) and pottery by A. Rogerson (NAU). For full details of finds, including modern items not included in record, weather conditions, etc see Norwich Southern Bypass folder (S1).
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 30 July 1990. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 7 April 2014.

24 March 1999. Fieldwalking finds.
Bronze Age/Iron Age flints.
Medieval-post medieval sherds.
Report in file.
See also (S2).
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 28 February 2000.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2350 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Undated)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BLADE CORE (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • CRESTED BLADE (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • BORER (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Archive: NAU. 1985 to 1989. Norwich Southern Bypass Fieldwork Folder..
<S2>Article in serial: Gurney, D. and Penn, K. (eds). 2000. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk 1999. Norfolk Archaeology. XLIII Pt III pp 521-543. p 539.

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