Record Details

NHER Number:15663
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal- detecting and fieldwalking between 2000 and 2013 recovered Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds; medieval and post-medieval coins; post-medieval jettons and undated, Late Saxon and medieval metal objects. The metal finds include undated metalworking debris; a Late Saxon finger ring and medieval dress accessories, an ampulla, balance, part of a cauldron and a weight.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 70 21
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:GRIMSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 1980. Found on small area of raised ground. Ground only slightly raised. See Notes.
Large number of pottery wasters including Saxo-Norman ware with applied thumb impressed decoration, cooking pots etc.
Found by R. Trett (KLM).
R. Trett (KLM) January 1980.

October 2000 or earlier. Metal detecting.
2 medieval and 1 post medieval coin.
Late Saxon, medieval and Undatable metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 30 November 2000.

March 2001. Metal detecting.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 May 2001.

April 2001. Metal detecting.
Post medieval unidentified object.
See file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 may 2001.

October-November 2009. Metal detecting.
A medieval belt mount and incomplete forks from a balance.
See lists in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 8 April 2010.

September-October 2013. Metal-detecting. Site extended to whole field. [2].
1 medieval coin and a buckle.
2 post-medieval jettons.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 11 November 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • 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 (Undated)
  • FINGER RING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BALANCE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1236 AD to 1242 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1375 AD to 1425 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1680 AD to 1720 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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