Record Details

NHER Number:21289
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon and medieval finds

Summary

Sporadic metal-detecting between 1985 and 2011 recovered medieval and post-medieval coins as well as Early Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include the cross-shaped head of an Early Saxon small-long brooch; medieval dress accessories and a key; a medieval/post medieval vessel foot and a post-medieval harness mount, strap fitting, furniture fitting and rowel spur.

Images

  • Post-medieval strap fitting from NHER 21289  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TM 37 99
Map Sheet:TM39NE
Parish:LANGLEY WITH HARDLEY, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1985. Metal detector find in ploughsoil. Area [1].
Cross-shaped head of Early Saxon small-long brooch.
Information from [2].
A. Gregory (NAU), 27 March 1985.

Before 17 June 2009. Metal detecting.
Medieval buckle, key and a medieval/post medieval vessel.
See description in file,
A. Rogerson, (NLA), 15 September 2009.

January-February 2011. Metal-detecting.
Two medieval and one post-medieval coin, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 9 April 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 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

  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Middle Saxon to Medieval - 750 AD to 1100 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1100 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1150 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1300 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1413 AD to 1422 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1427 AD to 1430 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (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)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1614 AD to 1636 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey, First Edition, 6 Inch. 1879-1886. Ordnance Survey 1st Edition 6 inch map..

Related records - none

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