Record Details

NHER Number:18331
Type of record:Monument
Name:Cropmarks site and multi-period finds

Summary

Several undated linear features and field boundaries can be seen as positive crop marks on aerial photographs of this site. Metal-detecting in 1999 and 2012 recovered
Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins as well as Middle Saxon, Middle/Late Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Middle Saxon copper alloy pin; a Middle/Late Saxon strap-end; a Late Saxon zoomorphic stirrup terminal; medieval dress accessories, a lamp hanger and a harness pendant; a medieval/post-medieval foot from a copper alloy cooking vessel and post-medieval dress accessories, the end-cap from a scale-tang knife, a harness mount, a crotal bell and a cloth seal with the coat of arms of Norwich.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 36 99
Map Sheet:TM39NE
Parish:CHEDGRAVE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

THE CROPMARKS DESCRIBED BELOW ARE NOW RECORDED AS PART OF NHER 49636.

2 July 1980. NAU air photography.
Positive 'reversed' cropmarks. Miscellaneous linear features and field boundaries as cropmarks..
D. Edwards (NAU), 21 July 1982.

October-November 1999. Metal detecting.
Two Roman and two post medieval coins.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Medieval sherd.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 December 1999.

Before 3 February 2012. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint bladelet, twenty-three medieval and one post-medieval coin, Middle Saxon, Middle/Late Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 9 September 2012.

Monument Types

  • FIELD BOUNDARY (Unknown date)
  • LINEAR FEATURE (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BLADE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • LAMP HANGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1207 AD to 1210 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1461 AD to 1483 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1461 AD to 1485 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)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1580 AD to 1589 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Oblique Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1980. NHER TM 3699A-C (NLA 88/APJ15-6, APK1) 02-JUL-1980.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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