|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Medieval enclosure and metal find|
1986 aerial photographs show the cropmarks of a rectangular enclosure, possibly part of the deserted medieval village of Colveston. Metal detecting in 1998 recovered part of a medieval or early post medieval dagger.
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|Grid Reference:||TL 79 95|
|Parish:||DIDLINGTON, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Cropmarks of irregular rectangular enclosures. Possibly old field system connected with Colveston deserted village.
E.Rose (NLA), 5 April 1993.
April 1998. Metal detecting find.
Rondel from a rondel dagger, late medieval/early post medieval, probably from a pommel rather than a lower guard. Very chunky, cast bronze with a squarish hole in the centre for the tang; it has 16 grooves radiating to give a flower like appearance. Diameter 38mm.
A.Rogerson (NLA) 27 May 1998.
- RECTANGULAR ENCLOSURE (Undated)
- FIELD SYSTEM (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- DAGGER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Sources and further reading
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