|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Late Saxon human remains, Bishops Palace|
At least seven human burials were found during works in 1960, some of them earlier than the Norman footings of the Palace.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 2346 0895|
|Parish:||NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK|
22 September 1960.
Bishops east side, digging for new heating installation.
Revealed at least seven inhumation burials of which some were earlier than the Norman footings of Palace.
Some animal bones also one large iron nail.
- CEMETERY (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- ANIMAL REMAINS (Undated)
- HUMAN REMAINS (Undated)
- NAIL (Undated)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Post Roman. |
|Site 1813||Part of: Bishop`s Palace (Monument)|
|Site 1842||Part of: Bishop`s Palace (Monument)|
|Site 1132||Part of: Bishops Palace (Monument)|
|377||Part of: Cathedral Close (cathedral precinct) (Monument)|
|Mon 1459||Part of: Cathedral Precinct (Monument)|
|226||Part of: The Cathedral of the Holy and Undivided Trinity (Norwich Cathedral) (Building)|
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