Record Details

NHER Number:30533
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds, Home Close field

Summary

Prehistoric flints and fragments of pottery dating from the Iron Age to the post-medieval periods found during fieldwalking in 1994. Metal-detecting between 2010 and 2016 recovered prehistoric worked flints, including a Mesolithic blade, an Early Neolithic blade, a Neolithic retouched flake and Neolithic/Bronze Age notched implement; Roman, Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; post-medieval tokens and Iron Age to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a fragment of Late Iron Age/Roman terret; a Roman brooch; an Early Saxon brooch; a Middle/Late Saxon Carolingian belt fitting; Late Saxon brooches; a medieval annular brooch, buckles and harness mounts; medieval/post-medieval lead spindle whorl/weight and dress hook and post-medieval crotal bells and a copper alloy clapper bell.

Images

  • Middle/Late Saxon belt fitting from NHER 30533  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TM 05 99
Map Sheet:TM09NE
Parish:MORLEY, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1994. Fieldwalking.
Flints, Late Saxon, Roman, medieval pottery.
See full lists and plans in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 28 March 1994.

20 May 1994. Fieldwalking.
Further fieldwalking produced more of same finds and also Iron Age, Early Saxon and Middle Saxon sherds.
See details in file (S1).
E. Rose (NLA) 12 September 1994.

September-October 2010. Metal-detecting.
1 Romano British coin, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 15 November 2010.

March-April 2011. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric worked flints, Romano-British and medieval sherds, 1 Roman and 3 medieval coins, Late Saxon bird brooch (S2), medieval metal objects and post-medieval token.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 25 May 2011.

Before September-October 2011. Metal-detecting.
Early Neolithic flint blade.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 21 November 2011.

February-March 2012. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint flake, Late Saxon pot sherd, two medieval and one post-medieval coin, Late Iron Age/Roman, Middle Saxon/Late Saxon (S3), medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 17 April 2012.

October 2013. Metal-detecting. [1].
Roman brooch.
Early Saxon brooch.
Late Saxon brooch.
7 medieval coins and harness mount.
2 post-medieval tokens.
Information from PAS import. See finder's map in file.
P. Watkins (HES), 2 December 2013.

January-February 2016. Metal-detecting. [2].
1 medieval pottery sherd and a harness mount.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 April 2016.

February-March 2016. Metal-detecting. [3].
Neolithic/Bronze Age retouched flint flake.
Medieval/post-medieval dress hook.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 May 2016.

April-May 2016. Metal-detecting. [4].
Mesolithic flint blade.
Neolithic/Bronze Age flint flake and notched implement.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 July 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COMBINATION TOOL (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • NOTCH (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BLADE (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • BLADE (Early Neolithic - 4000 BC to 3001 BC)
  • FLAKE (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Late Iron Age to Roman - 100 BC to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 100 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 480 AD to 530 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1000 AD)
  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval to 12th Century - 1100 AD to 1200 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to 14th Century - 1100 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century to 13th Century - 1195 AD to 1230 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1207 AD to 1211 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1247 AD to 1272 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1282 AD to 1289 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century to 14th Century - 1299 AD to 1301 AD)
  • BUCKLE (13th Century to 15th Century - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1310 AD to 1314 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1310 AD to 1314 AD)
  • COIN (15th Century - 1461 AD to 1476 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • TOKEN (17th Century - 1668 AD to 1668 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century to 18th Century - 1695 AD to 1701 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Finds Illustrations.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Davison, A.. 1994. Results of Fieldwalking around Morley Research Centre (Manor Farm).
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2011. Drawing of a Late Saxon bird brooch.. Film. 2:1.
<S3>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2012. Drawing of a Middle/Late Saxon gilt copper alloy Carolingian belt fitting.. Film. 2:1.

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