Record Details

NHER Number:7712
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Possible Roman copper alloy torc

Summary

In 1968 a copper alloy object, identified as a possible Roman torc, was recovered from this area.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 1342 1835
Map Sheet:TG11NW
Parish:SWANNINGTON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1968. Bronze ?torc (S1) found while hoeing sugar beet.
Found in Top Road Field, Church Farm, Swannington.
In NCM [1].
Compiled by E. B. Green (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • TORC (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Swannington.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. 1970. Drawing of a Roman torc.. Card. Unknown.

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