Record Details

NHER Number:3581
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Possible site of Late Saxon and medieval pottery works


Kiln waste dating from the Late Saxon to the medieval period, found in 1967, suggests that this was the site of a pottery works in the Late Saxon and medieval periods.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 709 224
Map Sheet:TF72SW

Full description

1967. [1].
10th to 15th century sherds, kiln lining etc suggest kiln site linked with those previously reported.
See (S1) and (S2).
E. Rose (NAU)

March-April 2018. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
KLMD042018 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 8 May 2018.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POTTERY KILN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POTTERY WORKS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POTTERY KILN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POTTERY WORKS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • KILN WASTE (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • KILN WASTE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Grimston.
<S1>Serial: Council for British Archaeology Bulletin. No 14.
<S2>Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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