Record Details

NHER Number:21067
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1984 and 1987 recovered prehistoric worked flints; Roman and medieval pottery sherds and Roman tile and roof tile fragments. Metal-detecting in 2012 recovered a knob from an Early Saxon florid cruciform brooch.

Images

  • Early Saxon brooch from NHER 21067  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 06
Map Sheet:TF70NW
Parish:BARTON BENDISH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

31 May 1984. 50m sq of field in very poor conditions, BB 200.
1 Oxfordshire colour coated, 2 colour coated Roman, 4 Roman coarseware, 1 medieval bowl rim, 1 flint scraper.
Identified A. Rogerson (NAU)
E. Rose (NAU) 22 January 1985

3 March 1987. Further fieldwork. BB647 to 650. Contexts 2 to 5 and BB200 redone.
Roman sherds and tile including Imbrex, medieval sherds including Grimston, flints.
See list and plot in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 20 August 1987.

Before 8 October 2012. Metal-detecting. [1].
Knob from an Early Saxon florid cruciform brooch.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 12 March 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 525 AD to 575 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. BB200. AJGR.
---Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. BB647. AJGR.
---Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. BB648. AJGR.
---Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. BB649. AJGR.
---Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. BB650. AJGR.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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