Record Details

NHER Number:22080
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Early Saxon settlement and multi-period pottery

Summary

This is the site of an Early Saxon settlement. Prehistoric flints and fragments of pottery dating from the Neolithic to the post medieval periods have been found by fieldwalking.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 7359 0616
Map Sheet:TF70NW
Parish:BARTON BENDISH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

16 December 1985. Fieldwalking, good conditions.
Early Saxon wares.
Middle Saxon Ipswich ware.
Flints.
Roman, medieval and post medieval sherds.
Neolithic/Bronze Age sherd, Iron Age and Thetford wares.
In 6 contexts.
A. Rogerson (NAU) December 1985.

Monument Types

  • SETTLEMENT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. 272. AJGR.
---*Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. 273. AJGR.
---*Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. 274. AJGR.
---*Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. 275. AJGR.
---*Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. 276. AJGR.
---*Fieldwork: Fransham Survey. 277. AJGR.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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