Record Details

NHER Number:25694
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman objects, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1989 recovered a number of Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds. Metal detecting in 1990 also recovered a possible Roman steelyward weight, two Roman coins, and a Roman moulded bronze terminal with the remains of an internal iron bolt.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 07 07
Map Sheet:TG00NE
Parish:RUNHALL, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Behind Monks Hall.

25 December 1989. Found in fieldwalking.
Two Late medieval/Transitional ware sherds.
Four glazed Grimston, sixteen medieval unglazed.
Eighteen Roman greyware sherds.
Much glazed red earthenware and other post medieval sherds.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 February 1990.
Pottery now NCM except glazed red earthenware, not retained.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 March 1990.

January 1990. Found with metal detector.
Two Roman coins, see coin list in secondary file.
Moulded bronze terminal, remains of iron bolt internally, Roman.
Steelyard fragment? Roman?
Identified by D. Gurney (NLA).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 February 1990.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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