Record Details

NHER Number:29778
Type of record:Monument
Name:Roman object scatter and probable settlement

Summary

Metal detecting and fieldwalking at this location during 1993-94 recovered a variety of Roman artefacts. Finds included numerous coins, a flue tile fragment, an incomplete armlet and shell gritted ware pottery sherds. This is likely to represent an area of Romano-British settlement.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 23 96
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SAXLINGHAM NETHERGATE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1993. Found with metal detector.
Roman coins.
See list in file.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 5 May 1993.
J. Davies (NCM) 5 May 1993.

November 1993. Found with metal detecting and fieldwalking.
Fragment of Roman combed flue tile.
Incomplete Roman armlet. Decorated with milled and grooved decoration.
Identified by J.Davies (NCM) 4 January 1994.
J. Davies (NCM) 4 January 1994.

January/February 1994.
Twenty-four Roman coins. See list in file. Identified by J. Davies (NCM).
Roman shell-gritted rim sherd.
Roman jug handle.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 3 June 1995.

Monument Types

  • SETTLEMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FLUE TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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