Record Details

NHER Number:34283
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age and Saxon metalwork

Summary

A Bronze Age socketed axehead and a Late Saxon stirrup, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 21 24
Map Sheet:TG22SW
Parish:BRAMPTON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1999. Metal detecting.
See field record in file.
NCM identification to follow.
D. Gurney (NLA) 5 March 1999.

February 1999. Metal detecting.
Late Bronze Age socketed axe fragment (S1) and Viking stirrup terminal.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 January 2000.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1999. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age socketed axehead.. Film. 1:1.

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34945Related to: Multi-period finds (Find Spot)

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