Record Details

NHER Number:33640
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Undated prehistoric flint flakes and scrapers, an Iron Age brooch, Roman brooches and coins, Saxon metalwork and medieval and post-medieval coins and metalwork found by metal-detecting. Metal-detecting in about 2001 recovered a 4th-5th century Roman crossbow brooch.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG11NW
Parish:ALDERFORD, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1998. Metal-detecting.
Four Roman coins, ten medieval coins, a post-medieval coin weight, Roman and Iron Age brooches, an Early Saxon bucket fitting, and a variety of medieval and post-medieval metal finds were recovered by a detectorist. Most finds are from the east end of the field.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 June 1998.

April-May 1998. Metal-detecting.
Five Roman coins, Roman brooches, four medieval coins, post-medieval objects including a coin, a token and a jetton, a 15th-17th century metal worker's hammer, and other medieval objects were found while metal-detecting.
See lists in secondary file.
H. Hamilton (NLA), 10 December 2007.

December 1998 to January 1999. Metal-detecting.
3 Roman and 3 medieval coins, Iron Age and Roman brooches, and other Roman, medieval and post-medieval metal work was recovered during metal-detecting.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 February 1999.

January to February 1999. Metal-detecting.
A medieval to post-medieval barrel padlock was found.
Details in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 March 1999.

February to March 1999. Metal-detecting.
A medieval coin, a post-medieval coin, a Romano-British furniture fitting, and an end cap from an early post-medieval knife handle were recovered.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 April 1999.

March to April 1999. Metal-detecting.
A Roman coin, two medieval coins, Iron Age and Roman brooches, an early medieval mount, and other medieval and post-medieval metal objects were found while metal-detecting.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 May 1999.

February to March 2000. Metal-detecting.
Seven prehistoric worked flints, a Roman coin, a medieval coin, a Roman brooch, and a late medieval or early post-medieval buckle frame were recovered.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 April 2000.

March to April 2000. Metal-detecting.
A prehistoric flint flake, a medieval coin and a post-medieval jetton were found by a metal-detectorist.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 May 2000.

December 2000-January 2001. Metal-detecting. In western half.
Three prehistoric (possibly Bronze Age) flint scrapers, a flint flake, 2 post-medieval coins, a post-medieval jetton and other medieval and post-medieval metal finds were reported.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 February 2001.

January 2001. Metal-detecting.
Roman brooch was found during metal-detecting.
See description in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 March 2001.

February 2001. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman coin and late medieval and post-medieval metal finds were found by a metal-detectorist.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 April 2001.

NGR corrected from original.
M. Horlock (NLA), 24 March 2003.

November 2003. Metal-detecting [1].
1 Roman, 3 medieval and 2 post-medieval coins were recovered along with a variety of other Roman, Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists and maps in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 January 2004.

August 2005. Metal-detecting.
A medieval buckle and a post-medieval hooked tag were found while metal-detecting.
See description in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 October 2005.

November-December 2006. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman, 1 medieval and 2 post-medieval coins were found along with a variety of other Roman, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 18 January 2007.

December 2006-January 2007. Metal-detecting.
Roman and medieval pottery sherds, 1 Late Saxon and 2 medieval coins and a post-medieval jetton were recovered along with other medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 February 2007.

See NHER 51584 (Discovery Tours) which includes 34149 and western half of 33640.
Also NHER 51585 (Discovery Tours) which includes 17747 and eastern half half of 33640.
E. Bales (NLA), 12 June 2008.

About 2001. Metal-detecting.
An incomplete 4th or 5th century crossbow brooch, (S1).
See description in file.
E. Darch (HES), 3 August 2011.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 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

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • BOW BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • CROSSBOW BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SEAL BOX (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUCKET (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CHAFING DISH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • EWER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HAMMER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PADLOCK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BARREL PADLOCK (Medieval to 13th Century - 1100 AD to 1299 AD)
  • BARREL PADLOCK (Medieval to 16th Century - 1100 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CHAFING DISH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS FASTENER (DRESS) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HAMMER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PADLOCK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP END (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Photograph: 1999. KSH 11, Late Saxon cruciform brooch knob..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2011. Drawing of a Roman crossbow brooch.. Film. 2:1.

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