Record Details

NHER Number:9822
Type of record:Monument
Name:Roman ford or bridge

Summary

A large number of stones and flint have been found here suggesting this was the site of a Roman ford or bridge. Roman finds include fragments of pottery and a coin.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2278 0352
Map Sheet:TG20SW
Parish:CAISTOR ST EDMUND, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

River Tas.

1967.
Evidence of Roman ford discovered.

1973.
Roman washer found.

1970.
Tesserae, Roman sherds and gravel surface found.

1971.
Casual find of Roman coin in river bank.

1984.
Casual find of Roman sherds.
E. Rose (NAU), 14 May 1990.

Monument Types

  • BRIDGE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FORD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TESSERA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Caister-by-Norwich [3].
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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