Record Details

NHER Number:35881
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints and multi-period metal objects and coins

Summary

Metal detecting in this area during 1991-92 recovered a variety of metal objects including a post medieval jetton, medieval boy bishop token, medieval buckle and Roman coin. Subsequent fieldwalking on site in 2000, as part of the STANTA Survey, retrieved eleven Neolithic/Bronze Age worked flints.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 89 92
Map Sheet:TL89SE
Parish:WRETHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

3 November 2000. STANTA Survey. Fieldwalking. Fieldwork No: G8.
Eleven worked flints (S1).
See field notes and lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 January 2001.

1991-92. Metal detecting. In grass field.
Roman coin.
Medieval coins.
Post medieval coin.
Post medieval tokens.
Post medieval jetton.
Medieval boy bishop token.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Some objects are noted only on finders sketch plan.
See coin lists, copy of AM107, polaroids and sketch plan in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 20 May 2001.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Neolithic - 3000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • KNIFE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • KNIFE (Late Neolithic - 3000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FLAKE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FLAKE (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Unpublished Document: Davison, A.. 2002. STANTA ILMP Arable Survey. June.
---Article in Serial: Davison, A. and Cushion, B. 2005. An Archaeological Survey of the Stanford Training Area, 2000-2. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLIV Pt IV pp 602-616.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Robins, P.. 2000. Drawing of a Neolithic/Bronze Age knife.. Paper. 1:1.

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