Record Details

NHER Number:21535
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints and multi-period pottery finds


Prehistoric flints and fragments of Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery found during fieldwalking.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 3585 9889
Map Sheet:TM39NE

Full description

2 December 1984. Hales site 151. Fieldwalking ploughed fallow well weathered; good conditions.
Soil variable, fluvioglacial gravel on high ground in centre and on towards meadows to north. North ditch-hedge marks steep drop to meadow. Darker soil along east fence has more sherds than remainder - presumably because of house in Loddon.
2 worked flints.
1 rim probably Thetford type.
1 Undated rim.
15 medieval unglazed.
1 medieval glazed.
2 16th century glazed.
2 glazed red earthenware.
4 19th century.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU) 12 July 1985.
Details in file.

Site now built over by new estate, Homebred Way.
E. Rose (NLA) 21 January 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Hales Survey. 151. Hales.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Unpublished Document: Hales Survey. Hales Survey fieldwalking notes.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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