Record Details

NHER Number:23396
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting in 1992 recovered a Middle Bronze Age copper alloy spearhead. Some years earlier, a Roman puddingstone quern was found.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 94 28
Map Sheet:TF92NW
Parish:RYBURGH, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1986 or before. Two fields north of Highfield Farm.
Puddingstone quern.
Information from [1] from NCM map note.
E. Rose (NAU), 4 March 1987.

This object (not seen by NCM) is the same as that formerly marked as site NHER 7131 at about [2], now deleted.
W. Milligan (NCM), 9 March 1987.

1992/93. Metal detecting.
Middle Bronze Age socketed spearhead.
(S1) and (S2) in file.
W. Milligan (NCM), 20 April 1993.

Within cropmark complex 30861.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age to Roman - 2350 BC to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SPEAR (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
<S2>Illustration: 2001. Finds Illustration.

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