Record Details

NHER Number:37375
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval pottery and archaeological feature

Summary

During a watching brief at Haley House one archaeological feature containing medieval pottery was recorded. Oyster shell, quern, slag and post medieval bottle and roof tiles fragments were also recovered.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 77783 43925
Map Sheet:TF74SE
Parish:BRANCASTER, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 2002. Trial Trenching.
Two trenches excavated in area of proposed residential development. Contexts 1-10 allocated.
One possible feature was recorded, which contained a single medieval pottery sherd.
See report (S1) for further details.
J. Allen (NLA), 9 September 2002. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 18 May 2015.

Monument Types

  • FEATURE (Unknown date)
  • FEATURE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • OYSTER SHELL (Unknown date)
  • QUERN (Unknown date)
  • SLAG (Unknown date)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOTTLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Bates, S. 2002. Report on an Archaeological Evaluation at Haley House, Main Road, Brancaster. Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 743.

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