Record Details

NHER Number:28899
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmarks of unknown date and multi-period pottery

Summary

The cropmark of a double ditched enclosure of unknown date is visible on aerial photographs. Several other linear cropmarks are probably the remains of medieval or post medieval field boundaries. Prehistoric flints and pottery dating from the Roman to the post medieval period has been found by fieldwalking. Metal detecting in 2009 recovered medieval and post medieval coins and metal objects.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 18 31
Map Sheet:TG13SE
Parish:ERPINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 1992. Fieldwalking finds; finder's no. W29.
Roman, Late Saxon, medieval, post medieval sherds.
See lists and details in file.
E. Rose (NLA) April 1992.

26 June 1996. NLA air photography.
Cropmarks visible of double ditched rectilinear enclosure in the northeast corner of the field, the full extent of which cannot be guaged due to the scope of the photograph.
Also to the south of the church are several linear features. These are likely to be old field boundaries and property boundaries from medieval to post medieval activity in Calthorpe.
S. Massey (NLA), 30 August 2001.

Before 24 March 2009. Metal detecting.
8 medieval and 1 post medieval coin, medieval spur buckle, buckle, strap loop, harness pendant, knife, 2 post medieval jettons, buckle and finger ring.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 18 July 2009.

Monument Types

  • DOUBLE DITCHED ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
  • LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown date)
  • RECTILINEAR ENCLOSURE (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (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)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1996. TG 1831B.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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