Record Details

NHER Number:33323
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

The collection of material during dog walking and fieldwalking has resulted in the recovery of many finds including one concentration of material. Finds include prehistoric flint flakes, Iron Age, Roman, Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery fragments and medieval roof tile.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 9476 0214
Map Sheet:TF90SW
Parish:CARBROOKE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Field behind village hall (to become village green). Casual finds whilst walking dog, mostly in west part of field, early December 1997, imperfect conditions for seeing sherds.
Two flint flakes.
One body sherd Iron Age flint gritted.
One body sherd Thetford type.
Five medieval unglazed body sherds.
One Glazed Grimston body sherd.
One micaceous, refired part oxidised, ?Roman greyware.
Post medieval sherds.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 10 December 1997.

April/May 1998. Further collection from whole area.
One Iron Age gritty body sherd.
One base and nine body sherds medieval unglazed.
One fragment medieval roofing tile.
Miscellaneous post medieval sherds.

One area, about 25m across, at centre TF 9475 0215 is a concentration (in which some of the above sherds were found).
Two body sherds Roman greyware.
One Roman greyware or Thetford-type body sherd.
One jar, one bowl rim and fourteen body sherds medieval unglazed.
One body sherd Glazed Grimston.
One fragment medieval roofing tile.
Miscellaneous post medieval.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 May 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Roman - 500000 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Post Medieval - 851 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKE (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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