|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Early Saxon loomweights|
Six Early Saxon annular clay loomweights were discovered by a stream at Besthorpe. The exact location and nature of their discovery are uncertain.
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Six annular clay loomweights found on flat land southeast of railway.
Discovered by a stream from (should be 'to'? - E. Rose (NLA)) Besthorpe.
Probably Early Saxon.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
- LOOMWEIGHT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Early Saxon. Attleborough. |
|<S1>||Article in serial: Clarke, R. R. 1940. Norfolk in the Dark Ages, 400-800 A.D., Part II. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXVII Pt II pp 215-249. p 244. |
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