Record Details

NHER Number:21518
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Roman settlement and multi-period finds


This is the site of a small Roman settlement. Prehistoric flints, Roman pottery and tiles, and medieval and post medieval pottery have been found during fieldwalking.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 3525 9777
Map Sheet:TM39NE

Full description

7 October 1984. Hales site 131. Fieldwalking on surface rolled after ploughing, fairly good conditions.
18 worked flints (only sample collected).
16 Roman greyware.
2 Samian, 1 tegula, 1 imbrex?, 1 flue tile.
5 medieval unglazed.
1 glazed red earthenware.
1 18th to 19th century stoneware.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU) 12 July 1985.
Details in file.

(S1) identifies this as the site of a small Roman settlement.
See (S1) for more details.
S. Spooner (NLA) 25 May 2006

Monument Types

  • SETTLEMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLUE TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Hales Survey. 131. Hales.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Monograph: Davison, A.. 1990. The Evolution of Settlement in Three Parishes in South-East Norfolk.. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol 49. p 16.

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