Record Details

NHER Number:18923
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval and post-medieval pottery sherds and metal objects

Summary

Fenland fieldwalking in 1983 recovered sherds of medieval and post-medieval pottery from this site. Subsequent metal detecting between 2001 and 2012 retrieved medieval and post-medieval coins and metalwork.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 49 08
Map Sheet:TF40NE
Parish:WALSOKEN, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

21 February 1983.
Scatter over field, mostly towards east.
Medieval sherds.
Identified by R. Silvester (NAU) March 1983.
R. Silvester (NAU) March 1983.

For full details of wares, flint types etc. see Fenland Folders.

1997.
Some of the medieval and post medieval sherds recorded under NHER 18924 may come from this site.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 26 June 1997.

April 2001. Metal detecting.
Three medieval coins.
Post medieval stud.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 29 May 2001.

August - September 2007.
3 medieval and 1 post medieval coin, medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 October 2007.

October - November 2007. Metal detecting, site extended, previous area saved [1].
2 medieval and post medieval coins, medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 December 2007.

April/May 2010. Metal detecting.
1 medieval coin and ring, probably a buckle frame.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 June 2010.

June-July 2011. Metal-detecting.
One medieval coin.
See lists in file.
A. Marsden (HES), 11 August 2011.

December 2011-January 2012. Metal-detecting.
One medieval coin.
A. Rogerson (HES), 9 February 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CURTAIN FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PILGRIM BADGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1302 AD to 1303 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1485 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WSK AN. FENS.
---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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