|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Roman pottery sherd concentration, medieval pottery sherds|
Fieldwalking in 1984 by the Fenland Survey recovered a general scatter of Roman and medieval pottery sherds, mainly from the eastern half of this field. A diffuse scatter of Roman pottery sherds was also noted, as well as evidence of a possible roddon to the south.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 4933 1581|
|Parish:||WALPOLE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
16 March 1984. Part winter wheat, part well weathered soil.
Context 1: general scatter Roman and medieval sherds, mainly from east half. WPP ED (S1).
Context 2: at 4934 1589. Diffuse scatter Roman pot, not accompanying occupation debris. Possibly very slight roddon to south. 56m x 38m. WPP 74 (S2).
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S3).
R. Silvester (NAU), 16 March 1984.
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|<S1>||*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WPP ED. FENS. WPP ED. |
|<S2>||*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WPP 74. FENS. WPP 74. |
|<S3>||Archive: Fenland Folders. |
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