Record Details

NHER Number:39977
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints, Roman coin and Saxon metalwork

Summary

Metal detecting here in 2003 recovered a variety of objects. Finds included a prehistoric flint flake, an Early Saxon brooch fragment, a post medieval jetton and button as well as undated metalworking scrap. In 2009 medieval and post-medieval coins and medieval metal objects were recovered. Metal detecting before May 2010 recovered a medieval coin.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 38 12
Map Sheet:TG31SE
Parish:SOUTH WALSHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

November 2003. Metal detecting.
Prehistoric flint flake; Early Saxon brooch fragment; post-medieval jetton and button; medieval and post medieval sherds; undated metalworking scrap.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 7 January 2004.

Late 2007. Metal-detecting.
Medieval coin (AD 1248-1250).
see lists in file.
A. Marsden (NLA), 18 May 2010.

August / September 2009. Metal detecting.
1 medieval and 1 post-medieval coin, medieval key and buckle.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 24 October 2009.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUTTON (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • JETTON (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1251 AD to 1272 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1591 AD to 1594 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: 2004. KTZ 16, Early Saxon brooch..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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