Record Details

NHER Number:23172
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Bronze Age/Early Iron Age and medieval pottery sherds


Fieldwalking in 1986 by the Fenland Survey recovered medieval pottery sherds, some if not all from dyke infill. Some sherds dating to the Late Bronze Age or early Iron Age were also recovered.

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Grid Reference:TF 6238 1393
Map Sheet:TF61SW

Full description

8 December 1986. Fenland fieldwalking, well weathered soil, cereal. Field between Clarke's Drove Siding and parish boundary.
Odd medieval sherds, some if not all from dyke infill. Also some Late Bronze Age/Iron Age Harling type identified by A. Gregory (NAU). WHW AM (S1).
Finds in NCM.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S2).
R. Silvester (NAU), 8 December 1986.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 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. WHW AM. FENS. WHW AM.
<S2>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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