Record Details

NHER Number:22418
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pottery sherd concentration, Roman and medieval pottery sherds


Fieldwalking in 1986 by the Fenland Survey recovered a number of Roman and medieval pottery sherds from this field, as well as noting a sparse concentration of Roman pottery sherds and bone.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 5408 1380
Map Sheet:TF51SW

Full description

26 March 1986. Fieldwalking well weathered ploughsoil. West Field.
Context 1: general scatter medieval and Roman sherds. TYL DS (S1).
Context 2 at 5412 1377: concentration Roman pottery sparse, bone sparse. Sherds scattered around but no real focus. Southeast of roddon 32m northeast-southwest x 35m northwest-southeast at 1.6m OD. TYL 47 (S2).
Finds in NCM.
R. J. Silvester (NAU), 28 March 1986.

For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S3).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. TYL DS. FENS. TYL DS.
<S2>*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. TYL 47. FENS. TYL 47.
<S3>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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