Record Details

NHER Number:4431
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pewter hoard


In 1843 a hoard of Roman pewter vessels including a bowl and a cup found in 1843 close to the New Bedford River.

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1843. In a field 0.5 miles from New Bedford River.
Hoard of three or six pewter vessels including bowl and cup, 15cm (6in) diameter.
In 1844 a 27.9cm (11in) diameter bowl was in the possession of Reverend G. Huddlesham of Outwell.
Drawings in (S1), (S2) and (S3).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 59 SW 5.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Welney.
<S1>Documentary Source: Various. Drawings, engravings and etchings, including numerous portraits, maps, etc, collected by Dawson Turner to illustrate Blomefield's "History of Norfolk" 1810-1847. Add MS 23024-23052. Vol XXIII; f.186 (Add MS 23046).
<S2>Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. pp 311, 322.
<S3>Article in Serial: 1950. Proceedings of Cambridge Antiquarian Society. Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society. Vol XLIII, p 19. p 19.

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