Record Details

NHER Number:22138
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pottery sherd concentartion, medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1986 by the Fenland Survey recovered a general scatter of medieval pottery sherds. A small concentration of Roman pottery sherds were also noted beside a dyke.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 4949 1551
Map Sheet:TF41NE
Parish:WALPOLE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

23 January 1986. Fieldwalking in weathered ploughsoil.
Context 1: general scatter odd medieval sherds. WPP GI (S1).
Context 2: at 4946 1558. Small concentration Roman pottery beside dyke. 23 x 7m at 2.4m OD. WPP 105 (S2).
Finds in NCM.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S3).
R. J. Silvester (NAU), 27 January 1986.

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 GI. FENS. WPP GI.
<S2>Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WPP 105. FENS. WPP 105.
<S3>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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