Record Details

NHER Number:23325
Type of record:Monument
Name:Probable Roman building, Roman objects


Fieldwalking and observation in a water pipe trench recovered Roman pottery, tile, coins, painted wall plaster and two post holes, and as a result it is thought that this is the site of a Roman period building. Later metal detecting found Roman coins, a large Roman copper alloy coin weight and a possible Roman lead bust.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 38 92
Map Sheet:TM39SE

Full description

Winter 1986 to 1987. Fieldwalking and observation in pipe trench.
Scatter of Roman material, pottery, building material, painted wall plaster and coins over area 300m x 400m with concentrations.
See plans (S1).

1993. Metal detecting.
Roman coins and weights.
E. Rose (NLA), 6 Aug 1993.

See file for details.
Includes former site NHER 23446.

Information received July 1999 that this material is now in Lowestoft Museum displayed as 'remains of a bath house'.
E. Rose (NLA), 6 July 1999.

Monument Types

  • BUILDING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • QUERN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Illustration: Unknown. Unknown. Plans of features and finds from pipe trench observations at Green Farm, Kirby Cane, Norfolk.. Film. 1/2 inch : 1 foot.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.

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