Record Details

NHER Number:24150
Type of record:Monument
Name:Multi-period findspot

Summary

The large amount of Roman coins, pottery, and tile fragments found by metal detecting suggests that this site may be close to the possible site of a Roman villa. Saxon, medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork have also been found by metal detecting. These finds are part of a much larger scatter, see NHER 31571.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF93NE
Parish:BINHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1987 to 1989. Metal detecting finds.
Roman coins, metalwork, much pottery, tile.
Early coin (Iron Age import).
Medieval coins and metalwork.
Post medieval metalwork.
Middle Saxon sceatta, sherds and metalwork.
Late Saxon hooked tag etc, prehistoric flint.

1991. Metal detecting finds.
Roman coins and metalwork
See lists in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 1991.

Part of large scatter [1].

Find no. 218 (in file), September 1989, is a 7th century triangular belt plate, and not medieval, as is evident from polaroid.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 September 2002.

Before 12 February 2007. Metal detecting.
A post medieval jetton.
See list in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 17 September 2007.

February to March 2013. Field walking finds.
Large quantities of Roman pottery.
Iron Age, Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery.
Prehistoric flint flakes and scraper.
A medieval belt mount.
Roman and medieval coins.
A post medieval jetton.
See list in file.
C. Bradshaw (HES), 12 November 2013

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to 19th Century - 1000000 BC to 1900 AD)
  • SETTLEMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VILLA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BOX (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • CEREMONIAL OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STUD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PENDANT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • COIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DISC (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Ashley, S. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 101.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Illustration: [Unknown]. 1987. Rubbing of a Roman pottery stamp. Paper. 1:1.
---Photograph: EWW7-13, EWZ1-2.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.

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31571Part of: Site of possible Roman villa (Monument)

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