|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Concentration of medieval pottery sherds and shell, Late Saxon pottery sherds|
Fieldwalking in 1987 by the Fenland Survey recovered a general scatter of medieval pottery sherds and one Late Saxon sherd from this field. A concentration of medieval pottery sherds and shell fragments was also noted on the side of a large possible roddon.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 6047 1554|
|Parish:||WIGGENHALL ST GERMANS, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
30 April 1987. Fenland fieldwalking, well weathered soil and beans. East of bend in road at Saddlebow
Context 1: general scatter odd medieval sherds and one Late Saxon. WMV CD (S1).
Context 2 at 6047 1558: concentration of medieval pottery sparse to moderate with sparse shell, on side of large ?roddon 33m north to south x 32m east to west at 2.7m OD. WMV 28.
Finds in NCM.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S3).
R. Silvester (NAU), 30 April 1987.
- FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- MOLLUSCA REMAINS (Undated)
- POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 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. WMV CD. FENS. WMV CD. |
|<S2>||*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WMV 28. FENS. WMV 28. |
|<S3>||Archive: Fenland Folders. |
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