Record Details

NHER Number:3444
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Roman and medieval pottery fragments were recovered from the foundation trench of a new building in 1969. Further building work in 1980 revealed more pieces of Roman pottery and a large quantity of post medieval fragments.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 6583 1181
Map Sheet:TF61SE
Parish:WORMEGAY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1969. Foundation trench of new building. Roman greyware, possibly 2nd century.
Medieval sherds including greenglazed, 11th to 14th century.

Information from source [1]. (Copy NCM card, confirmed 1980 from source).

1980. More buildings erected further to west abutting on this site. Quantities of Roman sherds similar to previous, and much post medieval pottery, but no medieval. Information from source [1].
E. Rose (NAU), 8 October 1980.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 61 SE 7.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Wormegay.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Wormegay.

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