Record Details

NHER Number:8839
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman quern

Summary

Part of a Roman puddingstone quern was found in 1951.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0118 0625
Map Sheet:TG00NW
Parish:GARVESTONE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1951. Found 183m (200 yards) southwest of the Old Hall. Upper stone of puddingstone rotary quern.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 00 NW 5 [2].
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Article in Serial: Rudge, E. A. 1965. Interim Report on the Distribution of the Puddingstone Quern. Transactions of the Essex Archaeological Society. Vol 1 Pt 4 pp 247-249. pp 247-249.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Garvestone.

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