Record Details

NHER Number:40427
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric, Roman, Early Saxon and medieval finds

Summary

Prehistoric flints; Roman and medieval pottery; Roman and post-medieval coins; Roman brooches and other metalwork; an Early to Middle Saxon buckle; a medieval ampulla and a post-medieval furniture fitting were among finds recovered during metal-detecting between 2007 and 2011. Evidence of illegal detecting was also observed in early 2011.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 21 36
Map Sheet:TG23NW
Parish:ROUGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2002 to 2003. Metal-detecting.
9 Roman coins.
Roman and Early Saxon/Middle Saxon objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 April 2004.

April-May 2007. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman coin and medieval ampulla.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 June 2007.

March-April 2008. Metal-detecting.
4 Roman coins, Romano-British sherds and brooch, post-medieval escutcheon plate.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 May 2008.

October-November 2008. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric worked flints, Roman sherds, 5 Roman coins and a medieval/post-medieval metal object.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 December 2008.

February-March 2011. Metal-detecting.
Romano-British brooch and sherd, and medieval sherd.
Abundant evidence of illegal detecting in the form of un-backfilled holes.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 13 April 2011.

October-November 2011. Metal-detecting.
Two Roman and one post-medieval coin.
See lists in file.
A. Marsden (HES), 12 January 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 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 (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • CORE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • TRIAL PIECE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 269 AD to 280 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 273 AD to 274 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Early Saxon to Middle Saxon - 411 AD to 850 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1558 AD to 1561 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Photograph: 2004. KVG 11, Middle Saxon buckle..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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