Record Details

NHER Number:21467
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric, Iron Age and Late Saxon to post-medieval finds

Summary

Prehistoric flints, fragments of pottery dating from the Iron Age to the post-medieval periods, and a Late Saxon or medieval axe, have been found by fieldwalking and metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 73 03
Map Sheet:TF70SW
Parish:BARTON BENDISH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

CROPMARKS OF A DESERTED MEDIEVAL VILLAGE PREVIOUSLY RECORDED UNDER THIS NUMBER ARE NOW RECORDED UNDER NHER 63402.

25 January 1985. Fieldwalking in poor conditions.
Uncertain whether this collection indicates occupation.
Scatter thinning to nil to north, and thinning to east, and in view of unweathered soil and rapidity of examination an occupation site is probably indicated.
All finds context 1. Metal-detecting survey.
Seven Grimston-Thetford including four bowl rims, one storage jar sherd.
10 glazed Grimston.
35 unglazed medieval.
Two glazed software (white inclusions).
One rim with white angular inclusions, prehistoric.
One copper alloy vessel sherd.
Identified A. Rogerson (NAU), Spring 1985.

Near southwest corner at same time as above.
Iron axe-head, probably Late Saxon/Medieval, 10th to 12th century.
Identified by [1].
A. Rogerson (NAU), June 1985.

15 October 1987. Fieldwalking. Barton Bendish Survey.
BB 797 to 798 contexts 2 to 4.
BB 1007 to 1025 contexts 6 to 24.
List in file.
A. Rogerson (NAU), January 1989.

Before 2 November 2007. Metal-detecting.
Late Saxon and medieval sherds, six medieval coins, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 1 February 2008.

March-April 2019. Metal-detecting. [2].
AMD042019 - PAS details to follow.
See Finder's map in file.
A. Beckham (HES), 30 May 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • VESSEL (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • AXEHEAD (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AXEHEAD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MORTAR (VESSEL) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS FASTENER (DRESS) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1007. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1008. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1009. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1010. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1011. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1012. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1013. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1014. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1015. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1016. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1017. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1018. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1019. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1020. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1021. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1022. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1023. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1024. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 1025. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 205. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 797. BB.
---*Fieldwork: Barton Bendish Survey. 798. BB.
---Aerial Photograph: OS 76-124-415.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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