Record Details

NHER Number:40
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval pottery sherds and animal bones, St Giles Street


In 1965 excavations behind City Hall for a new civil defence building unearthed a variety of medieval pottery sherds and animal bones.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2282 0850
Map Sheet:TG20NW

Full description

1965. During excavation behind City Hall for new civil defence building.
Sherds and animal bones found.
Complete pot green glazed - pinkish ware 14th century jug.
Late Grimston Ware vessel 13.33cm (5.25in) high.
Finds held by NCM.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Jennings, S. 1981. Eighteen Centuries of Pottery from Norwich. East Anglian Archaeology. No 13.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Post Roman.

Related records

Site 801Parent of: St Giles Street (Monument)
26201Part of: City Hall, St Peter's Street (Building)

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