|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Prehistoric flint and Roman metal finds (Morningthorpe, poorly located)|
A Roman coin was ploughed up in 1929. Fifty years later, fieldwalking recovered a prehistoric flint axe.
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The finds detailed below were recovered from Morningthorpe parish but the exact location of the findspots are unknown.
Follis of Constantine I ploughed up.
Oberse; IMP CONSTANTINVS PF AVG.
Reverse; ---7IPA7F CONSERVATORI (?barbarous).
See (S1); from R.R. Clarke (NCM).
Axe. No further details, but assumed to be prehistoric flint.
Information from .
A. Cattermole (NLA), 24 May 2005.
- FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Roman - 1000000 BC to 409 AD)
- AXEHEAD (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
- COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 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 - Roman. Morningthorpe. |
|<S1>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Evening News. [unknown]. [unknown]. 23 November. |
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