Record Details

NHER Number:36232
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2001 and 2013 recovered Early Neolithic/Late Bronze Age flint flakes; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; medieval to post-medieval jettons; post-medieval tokens and undated, Bronze Age and Roman to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include undated casting waste, a book fitting, strap fitting and a furniture fitting; an unidentified Bronze Age object and a ferrule; a Roman bow brooch; an Early Saxon brooch; Middle Saxon and Middle/Late Saxon mounts; Late Saxon ingot; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; medieval keys, a harness mount, harness pendant, ampulla, purse bar fragment and lead pot mend; a medieval/post-medieval spur rowel and copper alloy vessel legs and a post-medieval coin weight, hooked strap fitting, fragment of spur, writing lead and a furniture handle back-plate.

Images

  • Late Saxon ingot  © Norfolk County Council
  • Mid Saxon mount  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 39 18
Map Sheet:TG31NE
Parish:LUDHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Early 2001. Metal-detecting [1].
One medieval coin.
One medieval object.
One ?unknown/Bronze Age object (S1).
Ten objects of unknown date.
Identified A. Popescu (NLA) and S. Ashley (NLA).
See lists in file.
K. Hinds (NLA), 17 July 2001.

March-April 2007. Metal-detecting, extended to whole field, previous site area saved [2].
1 post-medieval lead unidentified object (form of an acorn).
Identified by S. Ashley (NLA). See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 May 2007.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 13 March 2014.

March-April 2011. Metal-detecting.
Medieval lead pot mend, 1 medieval and 1 post-medieval coin.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 26 April 2011.

Before 22 November 2011. Metal-detecting.
Fragment of Roman brooch.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 16 March 2012.

February 2013. Metal-detecting. [3].
Undated casting waste.
Middle Saxon mount (S2).
Late Saxon ingot.
Medieval keys and a buckle.
Post-medieval fragment of spur and a hooked strap fitting.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 April 2013.

March-September 2013. Metal-detecting. [4].
Undated casting waste.
Early Neolithic/Late Bronze Age flint flakes.
1 Roman coin.
Early Saxon brooch.
3 medieval coins, buckles, a harness mount, harness pendant, ampulla and a purse bar fragment.
1 medieval/post-medieval jetton, a spur rowel and copper alloy vessel legs.
1 post-medieval coin, 1 token, 1 jetton, buckles, harness mounts and a furniture handle back-plate.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 11 November 2013.

October-November 2013. Metal-detecting. [5].
Middle/Late Saxon mount.
2 medieval coins, a buckle and key.
2 post-medieval coins, 2 tokens, a coin weight, cloth seal, harness mount and writing lead.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 January 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BOOK FITTING (Unknown date)
  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Unknown date)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • POT (Unknown date)
  • RING (Unknown date)
  • STRAP FITTING (Unknown date)
  • FLAKE (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FERRULE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 310 AD to 317 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 500 AD to 550 AD)
  • MOUNT (Middle Saxon - 775 AD to 825 AD)
  • MOUNT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 800 AD to 900 AD)
  • INGOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 850 AD to 950 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1150 AD to 1225 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1210 AD to 1213 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1218 AD to 1236 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1270 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1307 AD to 1309 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1350 AD to 1530 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1450 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1485 AD to 1490 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1490 AD to 1550 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1594 AD to 1596 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1720 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1720 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • STYLUS (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1608 AD to 1612 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1620 AD to 1680 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1620 AD to 1680 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1636 AD to 1643 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1646 AD to 1649 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1650 AD to 1720 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1660 AD to 1720 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1660 AD to 1720 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1660 AD to 1730 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---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: Ashley, S.. 2001. Drawing of a possible Bronze Age ferrule socket.. Film. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J. 2013. Drawing of a Middle Saxon gilt copper alloy flat rectangular mount.. Film. 2:1.

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