Record Details

NHER Number:17223
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coins and medieval pottery sherd

Summary

In 1983 metal detecting recovered two Roman coins and a fragment of unglazed medieval pottery.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 26 14
Map Sheet:TG21SE
Parish:BEESTON ST ANDREW, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Cropmarks formerly recorded under NHER 17223 now recorded under NHER 50600.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 25 October 2007.

February 1983. Found with metal detector within cropmark of D-shaped enclosure (see NHER 50600).
Denarius of Antoninus Pius ANTONINVS AVG PIVS PP TR P XII.
Reverse of Salus left, probably with inscription COMES AVG.
One unglazed medieval body sherd.
A. Gregory (NAU), 4 March 1983.

This site is overlapped by NHER 13550, decoy airfield, the main flare path being across the north end of NHER 17223. See details in file for NHER 13550.
E. Rose (NAU), 23 July 1996.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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