Record Details

NHER Number:34736
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric and Roman finds from Keeper's Cottage Grounds

Summary

A selection of prehistoric flints and Roman pot sherds and tiles were found in the garden of this property over a number of years prior to 1999. A number of the worked flints are reportedly Mesolithic.

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Location

Grid Reference:TL 7637 9674
Map Sheet:TL79NE
Parish:NORTHWOLD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Over a number of years prior to 1999.
Found in grounds of house by source [1], former owner.
To north of house, on bulge in boundary which marks edge of peat; flaked flint axe.
To south of house up to road; Mesolithic flints, Roman sherds and tile.
Finds not seen by NLA but descriptions tally with similar items from elsewhere brought in by finder.
E. Rose (NLA) 22 November 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC? to 4001 BC?)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC? to 2351 BC?)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC? to 4001 BC?)
  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC? to 2351 BC?)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

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