Record Details

NHER Number:13111
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Possible Roman pot


Roman pottery is recorded as being found and given to King's Lynn Museum in 1849. This is probably the same pottery as that in NHER 2289.

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Full description

At Little Massingham a Roman urn was found and given to King's Lynn Museum.
True date?
Information from (S1).

I suspect this is in fact the same as site NHER 2289. (S2) would have referred to any 'urn' as Roman and the two parishes were often confused where they crossed the heath.
E. Rose (NLA), 20 October 1998.

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

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 72 SE 33.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Archive: Bolingbroke Collection.
<S2>Serial: Bryant, T. H. About 1900. Hundred of Freebridge Lynn.

Related records

2289Related to: Beaker pottery from Massingham Heath (Find Spot)

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