Record Details

NHER Number:22184
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric and Iron Age pottery sherds

Summary

Sometime before 1985 three pottery sherds were recovered by fieldwalking in this area. These sherds are likely to be Iron Age, but they could be earlier in date.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 23 97
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SAXLINGHAM NETHERGATE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre 1985. 'In rough east-west line across two fields' between sites NHER 13174 and NHER 17697. [1].
Three Iron Age sherds.
In letter from source states that sherds were identified by A.Gregory (NAU) or A. Rogerson (NAU), though no NAU record of this. However, note that Iron Age sherd mentioned from site NHER 17697 in same sentence was in fact identified by A. Rogerson (NAU) only as a prehistoric flint gritted.
E. Rose (NAU) 10 February 1986.

September 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
IND092017AM - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 27 February 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1995. TM 2397X - AA, AC - AN.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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