Record Details

NHER Number:13844
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of possible medieval building and medieval finds

Summary

Medieval building material found at this site suggests that a medieval building may have once stood here. Medieval objects have been found on site and these comprise pottery sherds, a mortar, millstones and pieces of metalwork.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 14 05
Map Sheet:TG10NW
Parish:GREAT MELTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1978. On ploughed surface.
Medieval sherds, including rims, lava mill stone fragments, and flint and tile rubble.

1997. Metal detecting.
One medieval bar mount.
One medieval belt mount.
Identified by H. Geake (NCM), July 1998.
See description in file.
K. Sussams (NCM), 21 October 1998.

September 2000. Field observation. On bean stubble at about location [1].
Approx a quarter of a medieval fossiliferous limestone mortar including a broad side lug. Height approximately 155 mm, internal diameter approximately 200mm.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 November 2000.

Monument Types

  • BUILDING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MILLSTONE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MORTAR (VESSEL) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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