Record Details

NHER Number:21110
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Undated copper alloy nails

Summary

Three undated copper alloy nails with large flat heads were found here by metal detecting. These finds are part of a larger Roman to Late Saxon settlement and Early Saxon cemetery complex.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 23
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:CONGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1-2 November 1984. Metal detecting.
Two copper alloy nails, large flat head and square sectioned shanks. Diameter of heads 2.5cm overall, length of shanks 5.7cm and 4cm.
Information from [1].
See (S1).
E. M. James (KLM), 19 November 1984.

October 1986.
A third nail as before.

This site falls within metal detecting scatter NHER 25765.
E. Rose (NAU), 31 May 1990.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Associated Finds

  • NAIL (Undated)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Slide: Various. Slide.

Related records

25765Part of: Late Iron Age activity, Early Saxon cemetery and Roman to early medieval settlement, plus multi-period finds (Monument)
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