Record Details

NHER Number:5981
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pottery sherds

Summary

In the early 20th century various sherds of Roman pottery were discovered at this location.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9050 8855
Map Sheet:TL98NW
Parish:WRETHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1907.
Roman sherd found by W. G. Clarke and R. R. Clarke (NCM) 46m (50yds) west of Langmere (site 7 - E. Rose (NAU)).
See (S1).

1932. Some digging by G. Kingaby.
Produced several Roman pots shown to Prehistoric Society of East Anglia (list in file - E. Rose (NAU)).
See (S2).
Finds held by NCM.

28 November 1975.
Site now on heath of Nature Reserve.
A. J. Lawson (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TL9088A, B, C..
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Wretham.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Publication: Clarke, W. G. 1925. In Breckland Wilds. First Edition. p 91.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. Unknown. 30 November.

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