Record Details

NHER Number:1604
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds from Chalk Pit Field

Summary

Pieces of Iron Age, Middle Saxon and Late Saxon pot were found in 1953. An early medieval head of staff of office was found in 1954.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7103 3612
Map Sheet:TF73NW
Parish:SEDGEFORD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1953. [1]'s Site 34.
Thetford wares and Ipswich ware found.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NLA).

1953. [1]'s Site 34.
One sherd of Iron Age hand-made shouldered bowl, and large sherd of double-cordoned carinated bowl; both 1st century AD.
Identified by M. Darling (NAU) and A. Gregory (NAU), July 5 1980.
Revision of (S1).
A. Gregory (NAU), 7 July 1980.

1954.
Early medieval head of staff of office.
See (S2).
E. Rose (NLA).

Part of large scatter NHER 31814.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age to Medieval - 800 BC to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • MACE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Sedgeford.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Early Saxon. Sedgeford.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Late Saxon. Sedgeford.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Sedgeford.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S2>Illustration: Finds Illustration.

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