Record Details

NHER Number:26580
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval pottery and animal bone, probable rubbish pit

Summary

Field observation in 2001 noted pottery and animal bone observed eroding out of the river bank within inlet an 25 metres south southeast of Cow Tower. It was thought that this probably represented a rubbish pit, and may be associated with the material at NHER 352.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 23976 09165
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

January 2001. Field observation. Cross ref: 352.
Pottery and animal bone observed eroding out of river bank within inlet 25 metres south southeast of Cow Tower. Probably represents a pit - maybe alloted to material found in 1977 to the north.
A. Hutcheson, 4 January 2001.

Monument Types

  • RUBBISH PIT? (Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1539 AD?)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Undated)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources - none

Related records

Site 1717Parent of: Wensum River Bank, south of Cow Tower (Monument)
Site 1720Parent of: Wensum River Bank, south of Cow Tower (Monument)
632Part of: Cow Tower (Monument)

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