Record Details

NHER Number:15614
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking here in 1979 recovered sherds of Roman, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery. The medieval sherds were the most numerous and were unglazed.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 1780 9211
Map Sheet:TM19SE
Parish:WACTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1979. Context 2. Scatter over south edge field, with concentration at grid reference of a pylon.
Medieval, transitional and post medieval sherds.
A. Lawson (NCM) November 1979.

28 October 1979. Context 1 over remainder of field, may in fact include above material.
One body sherd possibly Thetford type.
One early medieval ginger jar rim.
Seventy medieval unglazed.
One medieval glazed.
One oxydised Roman or Late medieval/Trans.
Thirteen glazed red earthenware.
Four post medieval stoneware.
Various recent china, brick, tile, glass etc.
Finds held by NCM.
Identifications by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU) 1 December 1988.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 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

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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