Record Details

NHER Number:16632
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric worked flints and post medieval pottery sherd

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1980 after the removal of the topsoil in preparation for the construction of the Harleston bypass recovered a number of finds. These included a number of prehistoric worked flints and a sherd of post medieval pottery.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 2395 8216
Map Sheet:TM28SW
Parish:NEEDHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK
REDENHALL WITH HARLESTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

29 September 1980. On 30m (100 feet) contour. Surface finds after topsoil removed for bypass.
One blade core.
Four flakes.
Three blades.
One retouched thermal fracture.
Post medieval oxidised ware with mottled brown glaze on interior and exterior, and horizontal grooves on exterior.
Identified by F. Healy (NAU) and A. Rogerson (NAU).
A. Rogerson (NAU), 23 October 1980.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • BLADE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • CORE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

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