Record Details

NHER Number:8845
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman puddingstone quern and spindle


In 1968 the lower half of a puddingstone quern was recovered near Hardingham Mill, with the remnants of an iron spindle. It is thought that both objects may date to the Roman period.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0489 0621
Map Sheet:TG00NW

Full description

1968. [1]
Lower half of puddingstone quern found near Hardingham Mill (which is on the boundary of Hardingham and Runhall) with remnants of iron spindle. ?Roman.
E. B. Green (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • QUERN (Undated)
  • SPINDLE (Unknown date)
  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPINDLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---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 - Miscellaneous. Runhall.

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