Record Details

NHER Number:15414
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Prehistoric pot boilers, flakes and scrapers, fragments of Middle Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery, post medieval gunflints and clay pipes found during fieldwalking.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7556 1339
Map Sheet:TF71SE
Parish:NARFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

27 March 1979. Found in fieldwalking Narborough bypass line. On surface of field sown with winter wheat.
Divided into three sections.
Context 1 at 7567 1324 to 7545 1355.
5 scrapers, 2 retouched flakes, 16 flakes, 8 burnt flints, other lumps.
3 glazed Grimston sherds, 3 medieval? sherds, 1 post medieval sherd, 3 stoneware. Glass, clay pipe and pewter? fragment.
Context 2 at 7545 1355 to 7533 1348.
25 burnt flints, 1 scraper, 1 notch, 1 retouched flake, 15 flakes.
Ipswich ware rim (at 7536 1346) and another scrap.
2 medieval sherds, 1 post medieval sherd.
Odd iron, lead, glass and clay pipe.
Context 3 at 7533 1348 to 7528 1350.
Burnt flint, gun flint and 4 flakes.
Glazed Grimston sherd, 3 stoneware (one Westerwald?), slag.
See list and maps in file.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU) and F. Healy (NAU).
A. Rogerson (NAU) 5 November 1979.

Part of large scatter NHER 32309.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to 19th Century - 1000000 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CLAY PIPE (SMOKING) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GUNFLINT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Map: Finder's Map..
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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