Record Details

NHER Number:24716
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints and multi-period pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in this area during 1988, as part of the Illington Survey, recovered prehistoric flints along with sherds of Iron Age, Roman, Early Saxon, Late Saxon and medieval pottery.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 949 893
Map Sheet:TL98NW
Parish:WRETHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Spring 1988. Fieldwalking.
Notes and plan in file.
Thirteen gritty probable Iron Age sherds.
Five gritty or groggy Early Saxon sherds.
Three Roman grey ware sherds.
One Late Saxon Thetford-type sherd.
Two possible Late Saxon Thetford-type sherds.
Fifteen medieval unglazed sherds.
One medieval glazed Grimston sherd.
One medieval glazed sherd.
One prehistoric flint.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU) 2 August 1988.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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