Record Details

NHER Number:3572
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds

Summary

In 1962 Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds were recovered during the construction of bungalows in this area.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7005 2334
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:ROYDON (NEAR LYNN), WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1962. In laying trench for bungalows at depth of around 1ft (30cm).
13th century pottery sherds.
Material not Checked.
R. R. Clarke.

GRID REF CORRECTED from KLM 6 inch map which however gives details as late medieval pot, found 18 inches (45cm) deep in foundation trench 100ft (30m) from road in May 1962.
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU), 30 January 1981.

Material checked by A. Little 1989. [1]
Include Late Saxon wares as well as medieval.
See list in secondary file.
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU), 31 July 1989.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Roydon (Near Lynn).
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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