Record Details

NHER Number:7284
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval iron spearhead


In 1973 a medieval iron spearhead with a small blade and split socket was found on previously unploughed land here.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9372 1313
Map Sheet:TF91SW

Full description

1973. Found on previously unploughed land.
Iron spearhead with small blade and split socket.
Information from NCM card.
Reported in (S1) and noted on (S2).
Seen by E. Rose (NAU) 7 October 1976.

Apparently early medieval. About 17.8cm (7in) long. Now in very poor condition.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SPEAR (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 - Miscellaneous. Wendling.
<S1>Serial: 1973. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1973. No 20. p 14.
<S2>Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 91 SW 11.

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40868Related to: Multi-period metal objects, coins and pottery sherds (Find Spot)

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