Record Details

NHER Number:2966
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of deserted medieval settlement of Flockthorpe

Summary

This is the possible site of the deserted medieval settlement of Flockthorpe. The earthworks on the site have now been destroyed. A glass bottle and an enamelled copper alloy lid have been found on the site.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 043 039
Map Sheet:TG00SW
Parish:HARDINGHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

'MED' on map.
Ordnance Survey suggest as site of Flockthorpe.
See (S1).
R.R. Clarke (NCM)

Earthworks destroyed.
Enamelled copper alloy lid.
Top of glass bottle.
P. Wade-Martins (NAU)

Monument Types

  • DESERTED SETTLEMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • EARTHWORK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BOTTLE (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 00 SW (M).
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Hardingham.
<S1>Article in serial: Allison, K. J. 1955. The Lost Villages of Norfolk. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXI pp 116-162. p 161.

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