Record Details

NHER Number:40637
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval pot from new house plot in Marsh Lane

Summary

One piece of medieval pot was found on a new building site. No other features or finds were recorded. This suggests this area was not built on in the medieval period.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 08710 90317
Map Sheet:TM09SE
Parish:NEW BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1986. On house plot.
Topsoil visible down to 45cm near northwest corner of building but composition of spoil heap indicated natural boulder clay not much deeper than this. Intense search of all available surfaces produced one sherd medieval unglazed. Building rubble all 18th to 19th century.
Plot occupied only by garden shed since 19th century. Footing trenches had already been filled with concrete to a depth of 300 to 450mm when inspected
A. Rogerson (NAU), 8 September 1986.

Previously NHER 9200 context 30.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources - none

Related records

9200Part of: New Buckenham, a medieval planned town (Monument)
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