Record Details

NHER Number:10176
Type of record:Monument
Name:Undated enclosure and Roman pottery finds


Aerial photographs show the cropmarks of an undated rectangular enclosure. A possible ditch was noted in 1978 at the west end of this feature, containing fragments of Roman pottery.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 2188 9433
Map Sheet:TM29SW

Full description

Cropmark seen on Ordnance Survey aerial photograph and drawn out by A. Gregory (NAU) as a rectangular annexe to a line running east to west and curving to north at west end. 13 September 1978.

A. Rogerson (NAU) found, where extreme west end of this cropmark should be, a possible ditch, running northeast to southwest, 50cm deep below natural (topsoil removed); natural is yellow and sandy clays.

Fill of feature yellowish grey sandy clay with mottled reddish brown and light grey streaks. In this were amphora sherds, Roman greyware and oxydised ware.

Monument Types

  • DITCH (Unknown date)
  • SITE (Unknown date)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1973. OS 73 359 212, NAU TM 2194C.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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