Record Details

NHER Number:13704
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

A Neolithic or Bronze Age macehead, Roman pottery, coins, brooches and other metalwork, an Early Saxon brooch, and medieval and post medieval pottery and metalwork, found by metal detecting and on the surface. Building material of unknown date has been found in a pit at this site.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 12 86
Map Sheet:TM18NW
Parish:HEYWOOD, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1978.
Building material and pit in section noted.

1983 to 1984.
Roman and medieval sherds found.

1985 to 1986. Metal detecting.
Roman coins, a spoon and knife handle, brooches and pottery.
Early Saxon cruciform brooch.
Late Saxon bossed copper alloy cast.
Medieval and post medieval metalwork.

1989. Found with metal detecting.
Roman coin and copper alloy minature votive axe.
Medieval and post medieval metalwork.

1990. Stray Find.
Quartzite pebble macehead with hammer marks on one end. Now held by the NCM (NWHCM : 1993.18 : A). These simple perforated pebble maceheads are not closely datable, having been found in both Mesolithic and later prehistoric contexts.
S. M. Margeson (NCM) 13 November 1990. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 18 July 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)
  • PIT (Undated)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Mesolithic to Early Bronze Age - 10000 BC to 1501 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Undated)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Undated)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Undated)
  • POT (Undated)
  • PEBBLE MACE (Early Mesolithic to Early Bronze Age - 10000 BC to 1501 BC)
  • PERFORATED OBJECT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • AXEHEAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • CEREMONIAL OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • KNIFE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MINIATURE OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPOON (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DOOR FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOX (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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