Record Details

NHER Number:11633
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon brooch

Summary

A copper alloy small Early Saxon long brooch was found at this site. This find is indicative of an Early Saxon cemetery site, part of a larger Roman to Late Saxon settlement and Early Saxon cemetery complex.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 23
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:CONGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1972. Circumstances of discovery unknown.
Copper alloy small long brooch found east of site of Roman 'villa'.
Falls within metal detecting scatter NHER 25765.
Information per Catherine Hills (NAU) via NCM.
See (S1).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.

Related records

25765Part of: Late Iron Age activity, Early Saxon cemetery and Roman to early medieval settlement, plus multi-period finds (Monument)

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