Record Details

NHER Number:21446
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon brooch

Summary

A copper alloy caterpillar type Middle Saxon brooch was found at this spot by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 86 41
Map Sheet:TF84SE
Parish:BURNHAM THORPE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1985. Metal detecting.
Found in topsoil with metal detector, close to edge of large manure heap 16.5m (18 yards) west and 43.9m (48 yards) southwest from west end of north boundary of Scarborough Wood.
Copper alloy caterpillar brooch.
A. Gregory (NAU), 24 May 1985.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Photograph: CUS 13-20.

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