Record Details

NHER Number:30544
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1994 found prehistoric flints, fragments of pottery dating from the Late Prehistoric to the post-medieval periods and post-medieval roof tile. In addition, metal-detecting between 2010 and 2014 has recovered a Neolithic/Bronze Age end scraper; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; a post-medieval token and Roman and Late Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Roman brooch; Late Saxon to post-medieval spindle whorls; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval lead Papal Bulla and harness mount; a medieval/post-medieval bell fragment, shoulder bolster from whittle tang knife and copper alloy vessel fragments and post-medieval crotal bells, a harness mount and a lead weight.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 06 98
Map Sheet:TM09NE
Parish:MORLEY, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

4 January 1994. Fieldwalking finds.
Iron Age, prehistoric, Roman, medieval sherds.
Flints.
See full lists and plans in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 28 March 1994.

January-February 2010. Metal detecting.
Medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 10 March 2010.

September-October 2012. Metal-detecting. Site extended northwards.
Two medieval coins.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 December 2012.

March 2013. Metal-detecting. [1].
2 medieval coins.
Medieval/post-medieval copper alloy vessel leg.
1 post-medieval coin, lead weight, buckle, bar mount and harness fitting.
Information from PAS import.
See finder's map.
A. Beckham (HES), 14 March 2013.

April-May 2013. Metal-detecting. [2].
Incomplete medieval lead Papal Bulla.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 September 2013.

December 2013-January 2014. Metal-detecting. [3].
Roman brooch.
1 medieval coin.
1 post-medieval coin and 1 token.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 March 2014.

January-February 2014. Metal-detecting. [4].
Neolithic/Bronze Age end scraper.
2 Roman coins.
Late Saxon/post-medieval spindle whorls.
1 medieval coin and a buckle.
Medieval/post-medieval buckle, bell fragment, shoulder bolster from whittle tang knife and a copper alloy vessel fragment.
1 post-medieval coin, a button and crotal bells.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 April 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Post Medieval - 851 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • END SCRAPER (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • POT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 141 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 260 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Late Saxon to Post Medieval - 1000 AD to 1600 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Late Saxon to Post Medieval - 1000 AD to 1600 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BULLA (Medieval - 1175 AD to 1300 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1282 AD to 1289 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1351 AD to 1399 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1399 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1400 AD to 1600 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1413 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1400 AD to 1600 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1461 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1800 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1558 AD to 1603 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1561 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1561 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1620 AD to 1680 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1625 AD to 1649 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1670 AD to 1670 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1700 AD to 1800 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Map: Finder's Map..
---Unpublished Document: Davison, A.. 1994. Results of Fieldwalking around Morley Research Centre (Manor Farm).
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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