Record Details

NHER Number:19613
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Undated and medieval and post-medieval finds


Fieldwalking in 1985 recovered fragments of medieval and post-medieval pottery and an undated whetstone, while metal-detecting before 2016 recovered medieval and post-medieval coins; a medieval token and an undated unidentified copper alloy object.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 94 90
Map Sheet:TL99SW

Full description

1983. Surface finds. Little Hockham ('Site 5').
Bowl rim early medieval/medieval unglazed.
Fourteen bodysherds medieval unglazed.
One bodysherd glazed Grimston?
One base, four body sherds late medieval/transitional.
One base glazed red earthenware.
One circular section hone.
Finder [1].
A. Rogerson (NAU), October 1983.

See (S1) and details in file.

Before June 2015. Metal-detecting. [2].
1 medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 June 2015.

Before March 2016. Metal-detecting. Site extended 15m to the east. [2].
Undated unidentified copper alloy object.
1 medieval coin.
1 post-medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 March 2016.

Before September 2016. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field [3]. [2].
1 medieval token.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 September 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Unknown date)
  • WHETSTONE (Undated)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • TOKEN (15th Century - 1450 AD to 1450 AD)
  • COIN (15th Century - 1471 AD to 1483 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1526 AD to 1529 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Article in Serial: Davison, A. 1987. Little Hockham. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XL Pt I pp 84-93.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Map: Finder's Map..

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