Record Details

NHER Number:36655
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints and Iron Age to post medieval finds

Summary

Metal detecting between 2001 and 2007 recovered a wide range of objects, including a Late Mesolithic blade core, later prehistoric worked flints, Iron Age coins, a brooch and pottery fragments, Roman coins and pottery fragments, Saxon, medieval and post medieval metalwork and pottery fragments.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TL99NE
Parish:ROCKLANDS, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Before June 2001. Metal detecting.
Two Roman coins.
Medieval coin.
Five post medieval coins.
Undatable prehistoric flint.
Middle Saxon pin.
Medieval, post medieval and undatable metal finds.
Iron Age, Roman, Early Saxon, Middle Saxon, Late Saxon and medieval sherds.
See list and sketch plan (S1) in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 December 2001.

Autumn 2001. Metal detecting.
1 Late Mesolithic blade core.
Flint flakes.
Roman coin.
Post medieval coin.
Medieval metal finds.
Medieval sherd.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 February 2002.

Before 6 June 2002. Metal detecting.
Two Iceni coins and a La Tene III brooch.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 25 July 2002.

Before 20 September 2003. Metal detecting.
Three post medieval coins.
Post medieval jetton and token.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Post medieval sherd.
See lists and sketch plan in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 31 October 2003.

Before 20 November 2003. Metal detecting.
One flint flake.
One Roman and two medieval coins.
One post medieval token.
Iron Age, medieval and post medieval sherds.
Medieval, post medieval and undated metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 January 2004.

January 2004. Metal detecting.
One medieval coin.
Medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 January 2004 and 24 August 2004.

Before 5 September 2007. Metal detecting in three small areas.
Neolithic flint scraper and flake.
1 Roman, 1 medieval and 1 post medieval coin, 1 medieval and 1 post medieval jetton, IA, Romano-British, Late Saxon and medieval sherds, Late saxon, medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See lists and sheets of location details in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 December 2007.

Before 28 August 2007. Metal detecting.
A Thetford ware jar rim sherd, a Late Saxon stirrup strap mount, a medieval strap fitting, a penny of Edward II and a tiny fragment of medieval/post medieval everted vessel rim.
See descriptions in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 16 April 2008.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Mesolithic - 7000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 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 (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early 20th Century to 21st Century - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SPINDLE WHORL (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • BORER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BLADE CORE (Late Mesolithic - 7000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP STRAP MOUNT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • EWER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • LACE TAG (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CHAFING DISH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GUNFLINT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WINDOW (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Finds Illustrations.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Article in Serial: Gurney, D. (ed.). 2003. Archaeological Finds in Norfolk 2002. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLIV Pt II pp 356-368. p 357.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: 2001. Sketch Plan.

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