Record Details

NHER Number:4730
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age pottery finds, River Wissey


Fragments of Iron Age pottery were dredged from the river in 1929.

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From Wissey dredgings came a few sherds probably Iron Age. (A); sherd including part of shoulder and rotted rim of pot of gritty blackish ware, the body encircled with sharply incised lines arranged in groups of three and four.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

(B); sherd (including part of rim) or handmade bowl of coarse blackish ware; rim slightly rolled outwards.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Iron Age. Stoke Ferry.

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