Record Details

NHER Number:3715
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and Middle Saxon to medieval finds

Summary

Middle Saxon, Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds were recovered as stray finds in 1968 to 1969, while metal-detecting in 2015 recovered 1 medieval coin; a Roman plate brooch and a medieval bell and writing lead.

Images

  • Romano-British brooch from NHER 3715  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 88 24
Map Sheet:TF82SE
Parish:RAYNHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1969. South Raynham.
Thetford Ware and medieval sherds found along with one Middle Saxon sherd.
Held by NCM, previously by [1].
E. Rose (NAU/NLA).

January-May 2015. Metal-detecting. Site extended 85m to the north. [2].
Roman plate brooch.
1 medieval coin, a bell and writing lead.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 July 2015 and 7 February 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • PLATE BROOCH (Roman - 100 AD to 200 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century - 1158 AD to 1180 AD)
  • STYLUS (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BELL (13th Century to 16th Century - 1300 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1970. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1970. No 17. p 12.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 82 SE 16.
---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 - Late Saxon. Raynham [2].
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Raynham.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Middle Saxon. Raynham.

Related records - none

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