Record Details

NHER Number:28392
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting and fieldwalking between 1991 and 1998 recovered Mesolithic/Neolithic and Neolithic worked flints; a single sherd of Roman pottery and medieval and post-medieval silver coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 22 21
Map Sheet:TG22SW
Parish:STRATTON STRAWLESS, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1991. Metal-detecting.
Finds found by [1]:
2 medieval coins:
(i) Edward (?) penny York (?)mint
(ii) Short cross penny, moneyer RAVL.ON.LUND (Raul, London). Henry II or Richard I. North class 1 or 2. 1180-1191.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 5 March 1991.
W. Milligan (NCM) 28 February 1991. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 15 May 2014.

January 1991. Fieldwalking and metal-detecting.
3 Mesolithic/Neolithic flint blades.
3 Neolithic flint scrapers, 11 flakes (including 1 big flake from core and 1 burnt flake) 5 retouched flakes.
Roman pottery sherds (greyware).
1 medieval coin (Charles I silver penny).
W. Milligan (NCM) 23 January 1991. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 15 May 2014.

Before 28 August 1998. Fieldwalking. Site extended to south.
Found at [3]:
1 Neolithic 'horseshoe' type flint scraper. On tertiary flake of grey brown flint, broken at proximal end. Length 40mm, width 46mm. Negligible patination.
Identified by P. Robins (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA) 22 December 2000. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 15 May 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Mesolithic to Late Neolithic - 10000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BLADE (Early Mesolithic to Late Neolithic - 10000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FLAKE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SIDE AND END SCRAPER (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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