Record Details

NHER Number:34349
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Roman settlement

Summary

A concentration of Roman pottery fragments found in 1998 and 1999 may indicate a settlement in this area.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 9185 2017
Map Sheet:TF92SW
Parish:MILEHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1998. Found in sides of ditch and in adjacent topsoil. Fifteen sherds of Roman pottery; greyware bead and flange bowl rim, five greyware body sherds, six body sherds part oxidised ?Nar Valley ware, greyware jar rim, greyware bowl/dish rim and greyware base sherd.
Identified by A.Rogerson (NLA).
D. Gurney (NLA), 7 April 1999.

1999. Further surface finds of Roman pottery:-
One handle fragment, ribbed, of oxidised (partly grey core) flagon.
One flagon body sherd.
Four coarse greyware body sherds.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 May 1999.

Monument Types

  • SETTLEMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

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