Record Details

NHER Number:33247
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

Metal detecting on this site over several years has recovered a Bronze Age awl and spear, Roman coins and brooches, Middle to Late Saxon strap ends, part of a Late Saxon bell and strap fittings, medieval and post medieval coins, buckles, mounts, strap ends, a pendant and other metalwork. Fieldwalking in 2006 recovered prehistoric worked flints, Middle Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery and a fragment of medieval roof tile.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:BLAKENEY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Area searched by group of American metal detectorists on holiday organised by [1].
Four Roman coins.
Medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork, including seal matrices, a lead ampulla, and a 17th century silver ring.
See list and coin forms in file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 8 October 1997.

August 1998. Metal detecting finds.
Scatter of medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork, including coin weights.
Includes Edward III gold half noble, and complete medieval mirror case from the 13th or 14th century.
See list in file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 28 August 1998.

February 1999. Metal detecting.
See Field Record in file.
NCM identifications to follow.
D. Gurney (NLA) 5 March 1999.

February 1999. Metal detecting.
2 Roman, 19 medieval and 8 post medieval coins.
Bronze Age ?blade fragment (S3), Roman brooch, medieval and post medieval metal finds, including buckles, jettons, seal matrices and mounts.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 January 2000.

29 January 2000. Metal detecting. In northern half.
Roman votive axe.
Early Saxon buckle.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon strap end.
Late Saxon fragment of a copper alloy clapper bell.
Medieval buckles, mounts, strap ends and other metalwork and undated metal finds.
2 Roman, 21 medieval and 30 post medieval coins.
3 medieval and 19 post medieval jettons.
See lists, finder's notes, map and colour photos in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 November 2000.

August 2000. Metal detecting rally. Field 28.
3 Roman coins.
4 medieval coins.
3 post medieval coins.
Medieval buckles, strap ends, rings and other metalwork.
Post medieval clasps, buckles, mounts and other metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 December 2001.

September 2001. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 22.
6 Roman coins.
40 medieval coins.
25 post medieval coins.
Bronze Agecopper alloy awl.
Roman brooches and furniture fitting.
Late Saxon stirrup terminal and strap end.
Medieval mounts, brooches, buckles, strap ends, and other metalwork.
Post medieval mounts, buckles, rings, and other metalwork.
Undatable metal finds.
See lists and digitised images in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 June 2002.

September 2003. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 17.
9 medieval and 5 post medieval coins. 4 post medieval tokens and 4 jettons.
Roman brooch, medieval brooches, strap ends, buckles and other metalwork and post medieval metal objects.
See lists and map in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 July 2004.

4 September 2004. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 21.
Twenty Roman, twenty medieval and eight post medieval coins.
Middle/Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 February 2006.

February 2006. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 10.
4 medieval coins.
Medieval and post medieval metal objects.
Post medieval jetton.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 November 2006.

May 2006. Fieldwalking.
Neolithic, Early Bronze Age and prehistoric worked flints.
Middle Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds.
Fragment of medieval roof tile.
See lists and notes in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 November 2006.

August 2006. Metal detecting, Discovery Tours field 12.
Medieval, medieval/post medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Early Saxon pot sherd, Late Saxon strap end.
11 medieval and 8 post medieval coins.
See descriptions, (S1) and (S2) in file.
E. Bales (NLA), 11 June 2008.+

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Post Medieval - 4000 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Late Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 3000 BC to 1501 BC)
  • AWL (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SPEAR (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SPEAR (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VOTIVE MODEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BELL (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BALANCE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FERRULE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FERRULE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • LEASH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MIRROR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STYLUS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BROOCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CANDLESTICK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCISSORS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAINER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Digital Archive: Riddler, I.. 2006. Discovery Tours 2006 Finds Identification Database.
<S2>Digital Archive: Riddler, I.. 2006. Discovery Tours 2006 Digital Finds Image File.
<S3>Illustration: Holness, A.. 1999. Drawing of a Bronze Age bronze blade fragment.. Paper. 1:1.

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