Record Details

NHER Number:35042
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

A geophysical and fieldwalking survey between 2002 and 2003 detected linear anomalies that may correspond with former field boundaries and recovered finds dating from the ?prehistoric, medieval and post-medieval period.
Sporadic metal-detecting between 1997 and 2013 recovered a medieval and Late Saxon pottery sherds; medieval and post-medieval coins; medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval tokens and Roman to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Roman brooch; a Late Saxon stirrup; a Late Saxon to post-medieval lead spindle whorl; medieval buckles, lead seal matrices, a casket mount and lead pot mend; medieval/post-medieval purse bars, copper alloy vessel fragments, lead weights, a bell and lead bird feeder/water trough and a post-medieval buckle, harness mount, crotal bell and lead weight.

Images

  • Romano-British furniture fitting from NHER 35042  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval seal matrix from NHER 35042  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval seal matrix cast from NHER 35042  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 09 26
Map Sheet:TG02NE
Parish:WOOD DALLING, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Metal-detecting. [1].
Medieval coin. See list in file.
H. M. Geake (NCM), 31 October 1997.

November 2002-January 2003. Geophysical, metal detecting and fieldwalking survey. Bacton to King's Lynn pipeline plot 188.
The geophysical survey detected a number of linear anomalies that may correspond with former field boundaries shown on the 1841 tithe map 1885 ordnance survey map. Fieldwalking recovered a piece of burnt flint, two medieval pottery sherds, 21 post-medieval ceramic building material fragments and a piece of slag. The metal-detecting survey located six fragments of metal including a post-medieval buckle and crotal.
See (S1).
S. Howard (NLA), 10 February 2010.

May-June 2009. Metal-detecting. Site extended.
Medieval/post-medieval lead weight and post-medieval crotal bell.
See description in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 13 July 2009.

22 September 2013. Metal-detecting Rally. [2].
4 medieval coins, a seal matrix and a casket mount.
Medieval/post-medieval purse bar.
Information from PAS import.
P. Watkins (HES), 11 November 2013.

22 September 2013. Metal-detecting Rally. [3].
1 Late Saxon pottery sherd.
1 medieval coin.
Medieval/post-medieval purse bar.
1 post-medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
P. Watkins (HES), 2 December 2013.

22 September 2013. Metal-detecting Rally. [4].
Roman brooch.
Late Saxon stirrup.
Late Saxon to post-medieval lead spindle whorl.
3 medieval coins, 1 pottery sherd, buckles, lead seal matrices, lead weight and lead pot mend.
2 medieval/post-medieval tokens, clapper bell, copper alloy vessel fragments, lead weights and lead bird feeder/water trough.
1 post-medieval coin, 1 token, buckle, harness mount and lead weight.
Information from PAS import. See finder's map in file.
P. Watkins (HES), 2 December 2013.

4-5 November 2017. Metal-detecting Rally. [5].
NMD112017 - PAS details to follow.
See Unpublished Document (S2).
A. Beckham (HES), 1 December 2017.

4-5 November 2017. Metal-detecting Rally. [6].
ENMD022018 - PAS details to follow.
See Unpublished Document (S2).
A. Beckham (HES), 1 December 2017.

4-5 November 2017. Metal-detecting Rally. [7].
IND07122017JS - PAS details to follow.
See Unpublished Document (S2).
A. Beckham (HES), 1 December 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BURNT FLINT (Unknown date)
  • SLAG (Unknown date)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1100 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Late Saxon to 16th Century - 1000 AD to 1600 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1100 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval to 14th Century - 1100 AD to 1400 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval to 14th Century - 1100 AD to 1400 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 15th Century - 1100 AD to 1500 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century - 1136 AD to 1145 AD)
  • BUCKLE (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • POT (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (12th Century to 13th Century - 1200 AD to 1300 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (12th Century to 13th Century - 1200 AD to 1300 AD)
  • WEIGHT (12th Century to 15th Century - 1200 AD to 1500 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (13th Century to 14th Century - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • VESSEL (13th Century to 17th Century - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • WEIGHT (13th Century to 17th Century - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • WEIGHT (13th Century to 17th Century - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1307 AD to 1314 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1310 AD to 1314 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1315 AD to 1317 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1351 AD to 1352 AD)
  • BUCKLE (14th Century to 15th Century - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • TOKEN (14th Century to 17th Century - 1400 AD to 1700 AD)
  • VESSEL (14th Century to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1600 AD)
  • COIN (15th Century - 1427 AD to 1434 AD)
  • COIN (15th Century to 16th Century - 1497 AD to 1537 AD)
  • BELL (15th Century to 18th Century - 1500 AD to 1800 AD)
  • BIRD FEEDER (15th Century to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1700 AD)
  • PURSE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1550 AD)
  • PURSE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • TOKEN (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1526 AD to 1529 AD)
  • BUILDING MATERIAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (16th Century to 17th Century - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1560 AD to 1561 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • TOKEN (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1639 AD to 1640 AD)
  • WEIGHT (17th Century - 1660 AD to 1685 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: [Unknown]. 2003. Bacton to Kings Lynn Proposed Gas Pipeline. Archaeological Field Reconnaissance, Fieldwalking, Metal Detecting and Geophysical Survey. Network Archaeology. 184.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Beckerleg, J.. 2017. Distribution map and notes for Wood Dalling Rally, November 2017.

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