Record Details

NHER Number:1558
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds from Late Iron Age to Roman settlement, Ingoldishthorpe

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a large number of finds dating from the prehistoric to the post medieval period. A concentration of Late Saxon to post medieval pottery pieces was recorded in the same location as a spread of chalk rubble. Other finds include a Bronze Age awl, an Icenian silver iron Age coin, Roman brooches and part of a Roman cosmetic mortar and many Roman coins. This site is part of a Late Iron Age to Roman settlement (NHER 26626).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF63SE
Parish:INGOLDISTHORPE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1955. From field on north side of [1].
Medieval pottery including sagging bases and glazed ware jugs 13th to 15th century.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

January 1982. Material checked by A. Rogerson (NAU).
One sherd found to be post medieval, Bourne ware fabric D pancheon.
A. Rogerson (NAU) 20 January 1982.

1984 to 1985.
Further spread of post medieval sherds and rubble, also Thetford Ware and number of Roman coins, brooches, metalwork.

1987 to 1988.
Further finds including Bronze Age awl.
For results of 1984 soil phosphate and magnetic susceptibility survey, see archive for NHER 1555.
See full list of finds and contexts in file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 23 October 1996.

1992/1993. Metal detected find.
Early post medieval hooked tag, complete cast relief rosette on circular plate.
See (S1).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM), 1993.
W. Milligan (NCM), 25 April 1997.

1994/1995. Metal detected finds.
Brooch fantail foot, ?type, ?1st century.
Roman stud.
Late Saxon strap end.
Medieval belt stiffener.
Medieval swivel loop.
Identified S. Margeson (NCM), 1995.
1st century coin.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM), 23 January 1996.
See list and (S1) in file.
W. Milligan (NCM), 16 June 1995.

1995/1996. Metal detected finds.
Coin 2nd century as.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM), 17 April 1997. See list in file.
Roman cosmetic pestle.
See (S2).
Two Roman brooches.
Identified by D. Mackreth, 1996.
5th century knob from cruciform brooch.
Medieval harness fitting.
Medieval or post medieval lead weight and bronze buckle.
Early post medieval button and lead openwork mount.
Post medieval clasp.
Identified by H. Geake (NCM), 1996.
Photocopy list in file.
Also four other Roman brooches not kept separate from finds from site NHER 1554 - see that file.
W. Milligan (NCM), 21 April 1997.

1996/1997. Metal detected finds.
Medieval pendant fitting.
Post medieval ring and thimble.
Roman coin.
See details by NCM in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 26 April 1999

1997/1998. Metal detected finds, see (S3).
One Iron Age (Iceni) coin.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
One Roman coin and four Iron Age/Roman coins.
See list of finds with sites NHER 1554, 1555 and 17626.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 July 1999.

1998 to 1999. Metal detecting.
Late medieval/early post medieval double-looped buckle frame, both loops oval, one with an area of wear on the pin rest. Dark grey metal. Copper alloy pin, of much greener metal, survives. 29x23mm. Finder's No. no. 2.
Identified by H.M. Geake (NCM).
See (S3) in file.
K. Hinds (NLA).

2001 to 2002. Metal detecting.
Roman coin.
Roman, medieval, post medieval and undatable metal objects.
See lists and (S3) in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 March 2003.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Post Medieval - 500000 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • FLAKE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • AWL (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • BOW BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PALETTE (COSMETIC) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PESTLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STUD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STYLUS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CHAIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • NAIL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • NEEDLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STUD (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

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Ingoldisthope.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
<S2>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.
<S3>Map: Finder's Map..

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