Record Details

NHER Number:25863
Type of record:Monument
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting and fieldwalking have recovered prehistoric, Roman, Saxon, medieval, post medieval and undated objects. They include prehistoric flint artefacts, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Roman, Saxon and medieval pottery, a Roman cosmetic mortar, a 10th century Borre style brooch and medieval coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 04 41
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:LETHERINGSETT WITH GLANDFORD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1990. Metal detecting. Site 4. Field 30.
10th century Borre style brooch, bronze, catch plate on reverse on base of lug; quite good quality decoration.
To be photographed.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
Penes finder.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 25 October 1990.

October 1993. Metal detecting.
Six medieval coins. See list in file.
Roman end-looped cosmetic mortar, shallow groove. Weight 17.23g.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM). See drawing (S1) in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 December 1993.

Earlier 1998. Fieldwalking on growing crop. Site extended.
Eleven worked flints
One ?base East Anglian colour coated beaker, Roman.
One bowl rim, one jar rim, two bases, seven body sherds Roman greyware.
One1 body sherd soft oxidised exterior, reduced core, grog temper, Bronze Age.
Thirteen finely flint gritted, miscellaneous prehistoric/Iron Age.
One body sherd sand and sparse organic tempering, probably Early Saxon.
One body sherd Ipswich ware.
130 plus scraps medieval unglazed including early medieval jar rims and later medieval bowl/jar rims, and a rod handle from a jug.
Nineteen glazed Grimston.
Three fragments of lava quern.
Burnt flints.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 April 1998.

August 1999. Metal detecting.
Five medieval coins.
Roman, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See finds lists, coin lists and original field finds lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 June 2000.

Monument Types

  • BURNT MOUND (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • QUERN (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PALETTE (COSMETIC) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Finds Illustration.
---Photograph: 1990. LCA 14-16, Saxon borre brooch..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

Related records - none

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