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A complete Roman pot was found between 1814 and 1815 on Colby Common. It was used as a pitcher for collecting water until it was broken.
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|Parish:||COLBY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Upon Colby Common a labourer found an Roman urn imbedded in the marl. It was used many years as a pitcher to fetch water till accidentally broken. It was found about 1815-4. No evidence as to date.
See (S1) and (S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
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|---||Unpublished document: Transco/Network Archaeology. 2002. Network Archaeology Report No. 179. Bacton to Kings Lynn Proposed Gas Pipeline. Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment.. |
|<S1>||Serial: Johnson. Additions to Blomefields History of Norfolk.. Vol 2, p 14. |
|<S2>||Publication: Rye, W. 1916. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. |
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