Record Details

NHER Number:4418
Type of record:Monument
Name:Roman well and multi-period finds

Summary

A Roman well containing Roman pottery fragments was excavated in 1935. Fieldwalking and metal detecting in 1984 recovered Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery fragments and Roman coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 69 00
Map Sheet:TF60SE
Parish:STOKE FERRY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1935. Roman well and environs.

Excavated 1935; pottery including possibly Iron Age found. Press cutting (S1) in file.

1984; bypass works produced Roman, medieval, post medieval sherds, metalwork, Roman coins.
See list in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 30 January 1985.

Site plans and architects drawing (S2) in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 23 May 1986.

Monument Types

  • WELL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 60 SE 7.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Stoke Ferry [2].
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1935. Discoveries at Stoke Ferry.. 8 November.
<S2>Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..

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