Record Details

NHER Number:5905
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon and medieval finds

Summary

Fragments of Late Saxon and medieval pottery and a probable medieval whetstone found on the surface of a field.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 8838 8340
Map Sheet:TL88SE
Parish:THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Formerly in Kilverstone parish.

1963.
Early medieval sherds and fragments of sandstone ?a hone.
E.B. Green (NCM).

January 1987. Found at same spot as above on surface of ploughed field.
Rim and handle sherd of Thetford-ware pitcher.
A. Gregory (NAU), 5 March 1987.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WHETSTONE? (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---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 - Medieval. Thetford.

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