|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Undated roddon, Roman pottery sherds and briquetage|
Fenland fieldwalking here in 1983 recovered a scatter of Roman pottery and briquetage from the top of a roddon. No date was assigned to this extinct watercourse.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 5076 0978|
|Parish:||WEST WALTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
16 February 1983. On side of roddon spreading over top.
Scatter of Roman pottery, not particularly dense but impossible to gauge precisely because vegetation has regenerated. Some briquetage. 130m x 50m west-to-east at 2.1m (7ft) OD.
Soil discolouration? - cannot be detected because of vegetation.
R. Silvester (NAU) March 1983.
For full details of wares, flint types etc. see Fenland Folders (S1).
- WATERCOURSE (Undated)
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- BRIQUETAGE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WNW 25. FENS. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|<S1>||Archive: Fenland Folders. |
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