Record Details

NHER Number:16779
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible Roman settlement and multi-period finds

Summary

Fieldwalking and metal detecting in this area during the period 1980-97 recovered various artefacts. Finds of note included a prehistoric flint scraper, a Late Iron Age or early Roman brooch, an Early Saxon brooch, a medieval seal matrix and post medieval French and German jettons. A scatter of Roman pottery sherds and building material, along with numerous Roman metal objects and at least ninety Roman coins, may indicate this was the location of a Roman settlement.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 11 91
Map Sheet:TM19SW
Parish:CARLETON RODE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1980. Fieldwalking.
Roman sherds, coins and building material.
Medieval and post medieval sherds and coins.

1981. Roman coin found.
1981-2. Roman coins, brooches, pin (S1) and sherds.
1982. Roman coin and brooch.
See lists in file.
A. Gregory (NAU), 22 November 1980.

1997. Metal detecting.
Prehistoric/?Bronze Age flint scraper.
Undated, Iron Age, Roman (S2), Early Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Fifty-four Roman, four medieval, four post medieval coins and one post medieval jetton.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 June 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Post Medieval - 500000 BC to 1900 AD)
  • SETTLEMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Undated)
  • WEIGHT (Undated)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • CHAIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPUR (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STUD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • CHAIN (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • CHAIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • CHAIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • LOCK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • NEEDLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPUR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BROOCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. 1980. Drawing of a Roman pin.. Film. 2:1.
<S2>Illustration: Hirst, N.. 1997. Drawing of a Roman brooch fragment.. Paper. 1:1.

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