Record Details

NHER Number:1268
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pottery and bone finds


A scatter of Roman pottery fragments and a bone spindle whorl of the same period were recovered in 1948.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 6969 4011
Map Sheet:TF64SE

Full description

Ringstead Downs, including Meadowpits Hall Farm.
Scatter of Roman pottery including amphora handle stamped ACIRGI (2nd cent. Parallels from France and Germany CIL XIII 10,002-6) and jug handle (compare with Camulodunum forms 140,161) not later than AD 65.
Also a bone spindle whorl of domed section.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 64 SE 11a.
---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. Hunstanton (Old) [2].

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