|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible Roman cemetery|
Roman urns found in 1882 and 1903 in gravel pits west of the main Hunstanton Road suggest the presence of a Roman cemetery.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 6735 2677|
|Parish:||SANDRINGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1882 and 1903. In gravel pits west of main Hunstanton Road opposite 6th milestone. Roman urns found. ?cemetery.
Information from H. L. Bradfer-Lawrence, 1933.
On our map, plotted at this point; Ordnance Survey put it slightly to north at 6736 2686.
Ordnance Survey Records.
R.J. Rickett (NAU), 16 March 1990
- CEMETERY (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Monograph: Beloe, E.M.. 1904. British Association Guide to Lynn, Castle Rising and Sandringham.. p 17. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Sandringham. |
Related records - none
Find out more...