Record Details

NHER Number:8901
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman period pottery sherds, organic and human remains

Summary

Construction work to extend a sewer in 1961 recovered Roman pottery sherds, including samian ware, part of a human skull, leather fragments and animal bones over 1.8m deep in peat.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0951 0296
Map Sheet:TG00SE
Parish:WYMONDHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1961. Found in extending sewage works. 6ft (1.8m) deep in peat.
Roman sherds including Samian and part of Human skull; leather and animal bones.
Leather, sherds [1] and skull [2] in NCM.
Details in secondary file.
Compiled by R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HUMAN REMAINS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MANUFACTURING DEBRIS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (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. Wymondham.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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