Record Details

NHER Number:3707
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon to post-medieval finds

Summary

In 1969 a number of medieval pottery sherds were recovered from the surface of this area, while metal-detecting in 2015 recovered a medieval coin as well as Late Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Late Saxon bit link, harness link or cheek piece; a medieval lead pot mend and post-medieval buckles and a crotal bell.

Images

  • Medieval coin from NHER 3707  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 89 21
Map Sheet:TF82SE
Parish:TITTLESHALL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1969. Surface finds.
Medieval sherds.
In NCM from P. Wade-Martins (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU).

June-July 2015. Metal-detecting. [1].
Late Saxon bit link, harness link or cheek piece.
Post-medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 October 2015.

October-November 2015. Metal-detecting. [2].
1 medieval coin and a lead pot mend.
Post-medieval crotal bell and a buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 December 2015.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS FITTING (Late Saxon to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1100 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval to 15th Century - 1100 AD to 1500 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1205 AD to 1207 AD)
  • BUCKLE (16th Century to 17th Century - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • CROTAL (16th Century to 17th Century - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (16th Century to 17th Century - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---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. Tittleshall [2].

Related records - none

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