Record Details

NHER Number:24720
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period metal objects and pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in this area during 1988, as part of the Illington Survey, recovered Iron Age, Roman, Early Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds along with a medieval bronze vessel and prehistoric flints. Subsequent metal detecting in 1998 recovered various items including a medieval strap fitting and part of a post medieval knife.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 95 89
Map Sheet:TL98NE
Parish:ILLINGTON, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK
WRETHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Spring 1988. Fieldwalking. S34.
Iron Age, Roman, Early Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery.
Medieval bronze vessel.
Flints.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU) 2 August 1988.

January 1998. Metal detecting. Northwest part of site.
Medieval/early post medieval metalwork.
Identified by H. M. Geake (NCM) January 1998.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 20 April 2000.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • 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 (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Undated)
  • 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)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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