Record Details

NHER Number:30887
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints, Roman and medieval sherds, Late Saxon mount, post medieval objects

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1994 in advance of development in this area recovered prehistoric pot boilers, Roman and medieval pottery sherds, lava quern fragments, a Late Saxon Ringerike style mount, and a number of post medieval objects. Metal-detecting in the 1990's and in 2012 recovered three medieval coins and three medieval seal matrices.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 11997 01803
Map Sheet:TG10SW
Parish:WYMONDHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1994. Fieldwalking in advance of development.
Medieval pottery found.
Pot boilers.
One Roman sherd.
Late Saxon mount, Ringerike style.
Lava quern.
Post medieval finds.
Report (S1) in file under NHER 30846.
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 29 March 1995.

1990s before development. Metal detecting.
3 medieval coins, a Stephen and two Scottish.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 March 2009.

Before June 2012. Metal-detecting.
Three medieval seal matrices, 13th and 14th century.
See description in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 18 July 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • QUERN (Undated)
  • RING (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT BOILER (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BOX (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLAY PIPE (SMOKING) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Article in serial: Gurney, D. (ed.). 1995. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk 1994. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLII Pt II pp 230-239. pp 238-239.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Percival, S.. 1994. NAU Report No. 111. Proposed Development at Hart's Farm, Wymondham. An Archaeological Assessment (Field Walking and Metal Detector Survey)..
<S2>Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.

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