Record Details

NHER Number:6140
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pottery sherds and post medieval debris

Summary

In 1971 a collection of Roman pottery sherds and post medieval animal bones, tiles, shells and ceramic fragments were recovered from this location.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0410 4359
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:WIVETON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1971. Material found about 1.2-1.5m (4-5ft) down. Edge of old estuary. Near site of cottage which disappeared from maps about one hundred years ago. Found in making a swimming pool.
2nd century grey ware and one buff ware sherd and post medieval sherds animal bones, tiles and shell.
Finds held by NCM
E. B. Green (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOLLUSCA REMAINS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TILE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Wiveton.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Post-Medieval. Wiverton.

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