Record Details

NHER Number:39314
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flaked axehead and medieval to post medieval pottery

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2016 and 2019 recovered a Neolithic flaked axe head, Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery, a Roman coin, post-medieval token and medieval to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include undated metalworking waste, a medieval strap-fitting, pot mend; medieval/post-medieval vessel fragments, a spindle whorl, discoided weight, and buckle; and a post-medieval crotal bell.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 39 10
Map Sheet:TG31SE
Parish:ACLE, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 28 March 2003.
Neolithic flaked axehead.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 April 2003.

November 2004. Metal detecting.
Site extended to area centred [1].
2 medieval/post medieval vessel rims and undatable metalworking waste.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 December 2004.

November 2016-December 2017. Metal-detecting. [2].
Undated casting waste.
1 Roman pot sherd and a coin.
Medieval pot mend and strap fitting.
Medieval/post-medieval vessel fragments, a buckle, spindle whorl, and discoided weight.
1 post-medieval token and a crotal bell.
Information from PAS import.
E. McDonald (HES), 7 February 2017.

July-September 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to whole field. [3].
ENMD092017 - PAS details to follow.
H. Mellor (HES), 21 September 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 180 AD to 192 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Late Saxon to 16th Century - 1000 AD to 1600 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 15th Century - 1100 AD to 1500 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 17th Century - 1100 AD to 1700 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • VESSEL (13th Century to 17th Century - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • VESSEL (13th Century to 17th Century - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • POT MEND (14th Century to 15th Century - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1450 AD to 1550 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1591 AD to 1594 AD)
  • CROTAL (16th Century to 18th Century - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • BUCKLE (17th Century - 1620 AD to 1680 AD)
  • TOKEN (17th Century - 1667 AD to 1667 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (17th Century to 18th Century - 1675 AD to 1800 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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