Record Details

NHER Number:40534
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2004 and 2014 recovered Neolithic to Bronze Age flints including a Neolithic part-polished flint axehead and a Neolithic/Bronze Age flint fabricator; Roman and medieval to post-medieval pottery sherds; a fragment of Roman Millstone Grit quern; Roman and post-medieval coins; a medieval jetton and post-medieval tokens and Iron Age/Roman to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include an Iron Age/Roman brooch and harness mount; a possible Roman vessel mount, harness mount, copper alloy stud and furniture fittings; Roman and Early Saxon brooches; a Middle/Late Saxon hooked tag; a Late Saxon harness fitting; a Late Saxon to post-medieval spindle whorl; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval horse harness mount, lead pot mends and a mirror case; medieval/post-medieval vessel fragments, bell, lead bird feeder, steelyard weight and numerous lead weights; a post-medieval harness mount, knife, weights, cloth seals, crotal bells, toy cannon and a nozzle and two undated rings.

Images

  • Early Saxon cruciform brooch from NHER 40534  © Norfolk County Council
  • Iron Age/Roman harness mount from NHER 40534  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval harness mount from NHER 40534  © Norfolk County Council
  • Roman vessel mount from NHER 40534  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 38 04
Map Sheet:TG30SE
Parish:CANTLEY, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

April-May 2004. Metal-detecting.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon hooked tag.
Post-medieval tap key.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 June 2004.

Before March 2006. Metal-detecting, site extended [1].
An Elizabeth I three pence and sixpence, medieval/post-medieval buckles, post-medieval buckle, belt mount and crotal bell.
See list in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 3 March 2008.

October-November 2008. Metal-detecting
One Roman coin, Roman and medieval sherds, post-medieval cloth seal and furniture fitting, undatable casting waste.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 December 2008.

November-December 2008. Metal-detecting.
Leaf arrowhead, Neolithic/Bronze Age scraper, one Roman, one medieval and one post-medieval coin, Roman, medieval and medieval/post-medieval sherds, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists and map in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 January 2009.

December 2008-January 2009. Metal-detecting.
Roman, medieval and medieval/post-medieval sherds, three Roman and one post-medieval coin, medieval harness mount, pot mend, weight, spindle whorl, medieval/post-medieval vessel, post-medieval button and token.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 February 2009.

March-April 2009. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint flakes, Iron Age/Roman brooch, two medieval coins, medieval buckle, medieval/post-medieval ring and post-medieval buckle and astrolabe.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 May 2009.

January-February 2009. Metal-detecting.
Nine Roman coins, ?Bronze Age tool (S1), Middle Bronze Age palstave (S2), ?Iron Age/Roman brooch, Roman harness mount, medieval pot mend, weight, knife, spearhead, medieval/post-medieval vessel, post-medieval roves, candlestick and undatable metalworking scrap, Roman and medieval sherds, fragment of Roman roof tile.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 March 2009.

February-March 2009. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint flake, eight Roman and one medieval coin, Roman brooch, medieval buckle, pot mend, weight, unidentified object and undatable casting waste, Roman sherds.
See lists and map in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 18 April 2009.

August-September 2009. Finds description.
Fragment of Middle Bronze Age palstave (S3), medieval censer, harness mount, medieval/post-medieval weight, post-medieval buckle, button, weight, casting waste, one Roman coin and a post-medieval token.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 October 2009.

October-November 2009. Metal-detecting.
Medieval sherd, post-medieval token, medieval, medieval/post-medieval, post-medieval and undatable metal objects.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 18 December 2009.

January-February 2010. Metal-detecting.
Early Saxon brooch; Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval metal objects; one post-medieval coin.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 March 2010.

February-March 2010. Metal-detecting.
Iron Age/Roman (S4), medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See description in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 30 March 2011.

May-June 2010. Metal-detecting.
Part-polished Neolithic flint axe, one Roman coin, Romano-British sherd and post-medieval sherd.
See lists and annotated map in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 July 2010.

October-November 2010. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint ?reamer, Romano-British possible vessel mount, medieval and post-medieval metal objects, medieval jetton, post-medieval coin and medieval/post-medieval pot sherd.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 13 December 2010.

August-September 2011. Metal-detecting.
One medieval jetton, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 20 October 2011.

October-November 2011. Metal-detecting.
Neolithic or Bronze Age worked flints, three medieval coins, two post-medieval tokens, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 16 January 2012.

January-February 2012. Metal-detecting.
72 Roman and one post-med pot sherd, four Roman coins, Roman Millstone grit quern fragment, Roman, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 14 March 2012.

February-March 2012. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint flakes, medieval and post-medieval pot sherds, one Roman coin, Roman brooch, part of Early Saxon brooch, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 2 April 2012.

Before 18 February 2013. Metal-detecting. [2].
22 Roman pottery sherds and a furniture fitting.
1 medieval pottery sherd and lead pot mends.
1 medieval/post-medieval pottery sherd, tailor's thimble or sewing ring and copper alloy vessel legs and a rim fragment.
1 post-medieval pottery sherds and crotal bells.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 12 March 2013.

March-May 2013. Metal-detecting. [3].
2 Roman coins, 90 pottery sherds, furniture mount and harness mount.
Early Saxon brooch.
1 medieval pottery sherd.
1 medieval/post-medieval pottery sherd and bell.
4 post-medieval pottery sherds.
Undatable copper alloy casting waste.
See finder's map in file.
Information from PAS import.
P. Watkins (HES), 4 June 2013.

February-March 2014. Metal-detecting. [4].
Neolithic/Bronze Age scrapers.
2 Roman pottery sherds and a copper alloy stud.
Late Saxon to post-medieval spindle whorl.
Medieval buckle.
Medieval/post-medieval button, steelyard weight and lead weights.
Post-medieval buckle and toy cannon.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 April 2014.

April 2014. Metal-detecting. [5].
NMD042014 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 28 May 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic - 4000 BC to 3001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 1001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Iron Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Post Medieval - 851 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • RING (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • FABRICATOR (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FLAKE (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LEAF ARROWHEAD (Early Neolithic - 4000 BC to 3001 BC)
  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • REAMER (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • PALSTAVE (Middle Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 1001 BC)
  • BROOCH (Early Iron Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Early Iron Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Late Iron Age to Roman - 41 AD to 353 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 109 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PLATE BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STUD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 100 AD to 199 AD?)
  • COIN (Roman - 174 AD to 175 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Roman - 200 AD to 300 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 260 AD to 378 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 297 AD to 305 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 351 AD to 353 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 351 AD to 364 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 450 AD to 550 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Late Saxon to Post Medieval - 1000 AD to 1600 AD)
  • BIRD FEEDER (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CENSER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CHAFING DISH (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MIRROR CASE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1100 AD to 1300 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1450 AD)
  • STEELYARD WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1200 AD to 1700 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1500 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1200 AD to 1600 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1200 AD to 1700 AD)
  • RING (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1600 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1306 AD to 1307 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1400 AD to 1700 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1400 AD to 1600 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1450 AD to 1600 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1450 AD to 1600 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1460 AD to 1500 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1480 AD to 1500 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1486 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1800 AD)
  • BUTTON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1530 AD to 1700 AD)
  • ASTROLABE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 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)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CANDLESTICK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • NOZZLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROVE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TAP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1750 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1660 AD to 1662 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1670 AD to 1670 AD)
  • TOY (Post Medieval - 1700 AD to 1750 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2009. Drawing of a Bronze Age unidentified object possibly a tool fragment.. Film. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2009. Drawing of a Middle Bronze Age palstave.. Film. 1:1.
<S3>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2009. Drawing of a Middle Bronze Age palstave fragment.. Film. 1:1.
<S4>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2010. Drawing of a Iron Age/Roman harness mount.. Film. 2:1.

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