Record Details

NHER Number:21333
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1985 by the Fenland Survey recovered a few sherds of pottery, some, and perhaps the majority, Roman in date. One or two were recovered from the western edge of the field, in vicinity of the others found during the previous year. The rest were recovered from other parts of the field, particularly the southern edge.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 5167 1588
Map Sheet:TF51NW
Parish:WALPOLE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2 April 1985. Fieldwalking on well weathered ploughsoil.
Odd sherds of pottery, some, and perhaps the majority, Roman. One or two from western edge of field in vicinity of others found previous year. Rest from other parts of field particularly southern edge. WPP FM (S1).
Finds in NCM.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S2).
R. J. Silvester (NAU), 8 May 1985

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WPP FM. FENS. WPP FM.
<S2>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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