Record Details

NHER Number:35803
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible site of Late Saxon to medieval building, Buddell Lane

Summary

Archaeological evaluations at this site during 2000-01 revealed Late Saxon/early medieval pits, postholes and gullies along with a sherd of Roman pottery. This evidence may indicate that a building was situated here in the Late Saxon to medieval period.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9405 3971
Map Sheet:TF93NW
Parish:WIGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

November-December 2001. Trial Trench.
Revealed Late Saxon/early medieval pits, postholes and gullies. Roman pottery sherd also recovered.
See report (S1) for further details. The results of this work are also summarised in (S2).
D. Gurney (NLA) 5 October 2001. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 21 April 2015.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUILDING (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • GULLY (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PIT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POST HOLE (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PIT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Slide: Various. Slide. 1-.
<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Connell, M. 2001. Land at Buddell Lane, Wighton, Norfolk. Archaeological Evaluation Report. RPS Consultants.
<S2>Article in Serial: Gurney, D. and Penn, K. (eds). 2001. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk 2000. Norfolk Archaeology. XLIII Pt IV pp 707-728. p 727.

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