Record Details

NHER Number:30194
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and medieval metal objects


Metal detecting in 1993 recovered a number of Roman and medieval metal objects, including a Roman brooch dating to between 40 and 65 AD.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 21 91
Map Sheet:TM29SW

Full description

1993. Metal detector finds. Westnorthwest of St Mary's Church. [1]
Roman rear hook brooch, dated to around 40 to 65 AD.
Crossbow brooch knob, possibly 300 to 350 AD.
Identified by D. Mackreth March 1993.
Medieval cast bronze rim of vessel.
Medieval harness pendant, eight lobes (central one at top with pierced suspension lobes).
Medieval gilded bronze moulded loop (broken) perhaps pendant from belt? Transverse ogee mouldings at regular intervals.
Polaroids in file (S1).
Compiled W. Milligan (NCM), 23 February 1993.

March-April 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
AHS042017 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 2 May 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Medieval - 43 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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