Record Details

NHER Number:32863
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coins and metal object

Summary

Mesolithic and Roman finds are said to have been found here sometime before 1997. This observation was confirmed by metal detecting in December 1997 which recovered five Roman coins and a metal skillet handle.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 72 99
Map Sheet:TL79NW
Parish:NORTHWOLD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre 1997. Stray Find?
Mesolithic and Roman finds are said to have been found here.
D. Gurney (NLA) 15 July 1997.

December 1997. Metal detector finds.
Five Roman coins. See list in file.
Handle from a skillet or dipper. Ring terminal with inner border ridged and outer ridged and grooved. Handle tapers from ring to a fresh break and has double border grooves. Roman date. Polaroid (S1) taken by NCM.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 31 January 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT? (Mesolithic - 10000 BC? to 4001 BC?)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT? (Mesolithic - 10000 BC? to 4001 BC?)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SKILLET? (Roman - 43 AD to 409 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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