Record Details

NHER Number:18930
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Undated trackway/watercourse and medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Fenland fieldwalking here in 1983 recovered a large quantity of medieval pottery sherds along with pieces of slate, bone and brick. These finds came from the south side of a roddon spread towards an undated trackway.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 4780 0899
Map Sheet:TF40NE
Parish:WALSOKEN, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

12 March 1983.
Abundant medieval pottery.
Some slate, more bone and abundant modern debris, some brick. On south side of roddon spread towards drove and undoubtedly removed in part by construction of modern house.
To east, close to drove, medieval pottery finds replaced by post medieval/modern debris. 60m diameter at 2.4-2.7m (8-9ft) OD.

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

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • TRACKWAY (Undated)
  • WATERCOURSE (Undated)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WSK 17. FENS.

Related records - none

Find out more...

Norfolk County Council logo Heritage Lottery Fund logo

Powered by HBSMR-web and the HBSMR Gateway from exeGesIS SDM Ltd, and mojoPortal CMS
© 2007 - 2019 Norfolk Historic Environment Service