Record Details

NHER Number:19722
Type of record:Monument
Name:Roman, Late Saxon to post medieval metal objects

Summary

Metal detecting in 1989 recovered Roman brooches, Late Saxon metalwork and medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork. The soilmarks of the possible ring ditch previously recorded under this number if now under NHER 61494. See NHER 61568 for undated ditches in this area.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TL79SE
Parish:WEETING WITH BROOMHILL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

28 July 1983. NAU aerial photography.
Positive cropmarks. One ring ditch.
D. Edwards (NAU), 18 November 1983.

Context 2 [1].
This feature in fact is only really visible on photo A and overlies many curving marks of natural origin. It should be treated with caution.
E. Rose (NAU), 25 November 1983.

1989. Metal detector finds [2].
Roman brooches.
Late Saxon metalwork.
Medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork.
See list in file.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM), A. Gregory (NAU).
Polaroids (S1) of all except coins NCM.
W. Milligan (NCM), 10 April 1989.

February 2017. 'Brecks from Above' and Breckland National Mapping Programme.
The soilmarks of the possible ring ditch are now recorded under NHER 61494. See NHER 61568 for undated ditches in this area.
S. Horlock (Norfolk Historic Environment Service), 24th February 2017.

Associated Finds

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Undated)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BOX (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • LOCKING MECHANISM (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TL7790 A-C.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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