Record Details

NHER Number:42660
Type of record:Monument
Name:Pit with Iron Age and Roman pottery sherds


An archaeological evaluation in 2005 revealed a small oval pit with six small pottery sherds from the fill, of Iron Age and Roman date.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 42880 26868
Map Sheet:TG42NW

Full description

November 2005. Archaeological Services and Consultancy evaluation by trial trenching.Contexts 100 to 401.
Revealed a small oval pit with six small pottery sherds from the fill. Two sherds each were Iron Age, Roman and Saxon.
See (S1).
See also (S2).
J. Allen (NLA), 8 November 2005.

February 2006. Examination of the pottery by NLA suggests that these sherds are all Iron Age and Roman.
D. Gurney (NLA), 9 February 2007.

Monument Types

  • PIT (Late Iron Age to Roman - 100 BC to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Late Iron Age - 100 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Wilson, N.. 2006. ASC Report No. 740/SPC/2. Archaeological Evaluation: Church Farm, Church Road, Sea Palling, Norfolk..
<S2>Article in serial: Gurney, D. and Penn, K. 2006. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk in 2005. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLV Pt I pp 124-136. p 132.

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