Record Details

NHER Number:6619
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Saxon pottery find

Summary

Ploughing in 1972 turned up a fragment of Late Saxon pottery and an undated piece of oyster shell.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 1671 3810
Map Sheet:TG13NE
Parish:GRESHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1972. Ploughing about 3m northeast of northeast corner of moat turned up a Saxo Norman (base) sherd and an oyster shell fragment.
Information from J. G. Goldsmith (NCM), 15 February 1972.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • MOLLUSCA REMAINS (Undated)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TG1638 F-J.
---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 - Late Saxon. Gresham.

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