Record Details

NHER Number:2825
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman quern


A fragment of a Roman puddingstone quern was found here in 1925.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9764 1528
Map Sheet:TF91NE

Full description

1925. Stray Find.
Found by [1] at [2]:
1 Roman puddingstone quern fragment.
Information from (S1).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 29 August 2014.

In 1999 the Norwich Castle Museum retrospectively accessioned a number of objects that had previously been in the collection of [3]. These finds included a Roman puddingstone quern fragment that is listed as having been found at [4] (NWHCM : 1999.328.5.10). This may be the same object as the quern reportedly found in 1925, particularly as it appears that [3]'s collection included some material that had originally been found by other individuals.
P. Watkins (HES), 29 August 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Dereham (East).

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