Record Details

NHER Number:2740
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin hoard


In 1760 a hoard of around six hundred Roman coins was found in Wretham.

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Full description

1760. Location [1].
Roman coin hoard, around six hundred in pot.
See Tom Martin's Church Notes and (S1), both in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 18 September 1980.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TWEEZERS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Publication: Rye, W. 1916. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. p 44.
---Publication: Rye, W. 1920. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. p 52.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Wretham.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Newspaper Article: Norwich Mercury. 17. [unknown]. 4 October.

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