Record Details

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

Summary

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

Location

Grid Reference:TM 38 92
Map Sheet:TM39SE
Parish:KIRBY CANE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK
STOCKTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

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

  • SHINE

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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