Record Details

NHER Number:40862
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2004 and 2016 recovered a prehistoric flint flake; Roman, Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval pottery sherds; a Roman box flue tile fragment; Iron Age, Roman and medieval coins; medieval to post-medieval tokens and undated, Roman and Late Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include undated casting waste; Roman steelyard weights, a brooch and a 'bell-shaped' furniture fitting; Late Saxon brooches and a strap-end; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval thimble, harness mount, harness pendant and lead weights; medieval/post-medieval copper alloy vessel fragments and weights and a post-medieval toy cannon, lead bird feeder, furniture handle back-plate, harness mount, apothecaries' weight and cloth seal.

Images

  • Late Saxon disc brooch from NHER 40862  © Norfolk County Council
  • Post-medieval sword or dagger pommel from NHER 40862  © Norfolk County Council
  • Late Saxon strap end from NHER 40862  © Norfolk County Council
  • Late Saxon brooch from NHER 40862  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG32SE
Parish:CATFIELD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August 2004. Metal detecting.
Two Roman coins.
Undatable casting waste.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 September 2004.

March 2005. Metal detecting.
Roman, Late Saxon and medieval sherds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 April 2005.

September-October 2007. Metal detecting.
2 medieval lead weights.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 24 November 2007.

December 2008-January 2009. Metal detecting
2 Roman sherds
See list in file
A. Rogerson (NLA) 21 February 2009

July- August 2009. Metal detecting.
Medieval pottery, Roman and medieval coins, post medieval lead weights and a cloth seal.
See description in file,
Steven Ashley, (NLA) 24 September 2009

September-October 2010. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint flake, Romano British , medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval pot sherds and metal objects, Late Saxon disc brooch.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 21 October 2010.

October-November 2010. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric worked flints, Romano British and medieval sherds, medieval/post-medieval token and weights.
See list in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 25 November 2010.

August-September 2011. Metal-detecting.
Roman, medieval and post-medieval metal objects, and five post-medieval lead tokens.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 26 September 2011.

September-October 2011. Metal-detecting.
Roman furniture stud, Roman and medieval pot sherds.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 28 November 2011.

October-November 2011. Metal-detecting.
Roman steelyard weight and post-medieval apothecaries’ weight.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 23 November 2011.

December 2011-January 2012. Metal-detecting.
Post-medieval bird feeder.
See description in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 19 January 2012.

September-October 2013. Metal-detecting. [1].
1 Roman coin and a steelyard weight.
Medieval buckle.
1 post-medieval token.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 11 November 2013.

September-October 2014. Metal-detecting. [2].
Medieval harness pendant.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 November 2014.

October-November 2014. Metal-detecting. [3].
Late Saxon brooch.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 July 2016.

November 2014-January 2015. Metal-detecting. [4].
1 Roman coin, 6 pottery sherds, 1 box flue tile fragment and a brooch.
Late Saxon strap-end.
2 medieval pottery sherds and a strap-end.
Medieval/post-medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 10 February 2015.

January-February 2015. Metal-detecting. [5].
4 Roman pottery sherds.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 April 2014.

September-October 2016. Metal-detecting. [6].
1 Roman coin and 4 pottery sherds.
Medieval buckle.
Post-medieval harness mount and furniture handle back-plate.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 November 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 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

  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Late Iron Age to Roman - 41 AD to 260 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FLUE TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (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)
  • STEELYARD WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 100 AD to 200 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 100 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 161 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 260 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 175 AD to 175 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 184 AD to 192 AD)
  • DISC BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1000 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon to Medieval - 900 AD to 1100 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DAGGER (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SWORD (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval to 13th Century - 1100 AD to 1300 AD)
  • POT (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (13th Century to 15th Century - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • STRAP END (13th Century to 14th Century - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (14th Century to 15th Century - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (14th Century to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1600 AD)
  • TOKEN (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1599 AD)
  • TOKEN (15th Century to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1699 AD)
  • APOTHECARY WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BIRD FEEDER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOY (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (16th Century to 17th Century - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • TOKEN (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1699 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1637 AD to 1642 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (17th Century to 18th Century - 1660 AD to 1730 AD)
  • TOKEN (17th Century - 1667 AD to 1669 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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