|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Site of possible medieval to post medieval settlement|
Medieval and post medieval occupation and property boundaries revealed by a series of excavations during the late 1970s. Prehistoric worked flints, medieval pottery and a medieval coin from the reign of Henry II were recovered from the site.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 6617 1600|
|Parish:||MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1976 to 1977. Glebe land retained for churchyard extension. Excavations for thesis data.
Some worked flint.
Late 12th century and post medieval occupation and property boundaries.
Late Stamford ware determined by thin sectioning.
Coin of Henry II (penny, cross with crosslets) from upper fill of a ditch.
Three field boundary ditches containing considerable quantities of domestic refuse.
Above information from (S1) and (S2).
Location of site given by 's father.  states some finds were made in cutting 'the access road south of Middleton Mount', presumably Church Close which runs up to the site indicated.
E. Rose (NAU) 7 September 1981.
- MIDDEN (Unknown date)
- FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
- BOUNDARY DITCH (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
- FIELD BOUNDARY (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- SETTLEMENT? (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
- ANIMAL REMAINS (Undated)
- PLANT REMAINS (Undated)
- LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
- COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Correspondence: Wade-Martins, P.. 1978. Letter. 10 January. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Correspondence: Green, F.J.. 1977. Letter. 19 December. |
|<S2>||Correspondence: Unknown. 1981. Letters. |
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