|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Site of medieval settlement in field east and north of Manor Farm|
Fragments of medieval pottery found during fieldwalking as part of the Fenland Survey indicate that this is a medieval settlement site adjacent to the Setchey Road. The site is probably contemporary with the medieval settlement site identified at NHER 23204.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 6603 1485|
|Parish:||MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1 March 1987. Fenland fieldwalking
Well weathered soil, young cereal.
General scatter odd sherds medieval pottery
Context 2 at 6606 1476
Concentration medieval pottery sparse to moderate but no bone or shell noted, on edge of road. 36m northwest to southeast x 32m northeast to southwest max at 6.1m OD.
R. Silvester (NAU) 11 March 1987.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see (S1).
September 2007. ALSF NHER Enhancement Sub-Unit D.
An area of medieval settlement. The site is probably contemporary with the medieval settlement site identified at NHER 23204.
Information from (S2).
M. Dennis (NLA), 25 September 2007.
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- SETTLEMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. MDT 11. FENS. |
|---||Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. MDT AP. FENS. |
|<S1>||Archive: Fenland Folders. |
|<S2>||Monograph: Silvester, R. J. 1988. The Fenland Project Number 3: Marshland and Nar Valley, Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 45. p 129. |
|23204||Related to: Site of medieval settlement in field south of Manor Farm (Monument)|
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