Record Details

NHER Number:19623
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 1983 recovered a scatter of medieval pottery sherds, including one Roman sherd and one Late Saxon sherd, from this field.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 5228 1513
Map Sheet:TF51NW
Parish:WALPOLE HIGHWAY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

26 October 1983. Fenland fieldwalking. In field mostly towards northwest corner where small roddon is apparent on aerial photographs but not on ground.
Scatter of sherds, one or two may be Roman. Only one sherd found in rest of field. Yes one sherd Roman and one Late Saxon - A Rogerson (NAU). WPP AH (S1).
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S2).
R. Silvester (NAU), October 1983.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (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.
<S1>*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WPP AH. FENS. WPP AH.
<S2>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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