Record Details

NHER Number:23612
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval pottery sherds


Fieldwalking in 1987 by the Fenland Survey recovered fragments of medieval pottery scattered over this field, more intense on the levee but not enough to make a concentration.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 6255 1370
Map Sheet:TF61SW

Full description

8 April 1987. Large field showing former meanders of Nar, one shown on 1838 1st edition 1inch Ordnance Survey (S1) and one noted by E. Rose from NAU aerial photographs (S2).
Fenland fieldwalking, well weathered ploughsoil.
Odd fragments medieval pottery scattered over field, more intense on levee around 6264 1353 but not enough to make concentration. WHW AY (S3).
Finds in NCM.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S4).
R. Silvester (NAU), 8 April 1987.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • 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>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..
<S2>Aerial Photograph: NAU TF6213-C.
<S3>*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WHW AY. FENS.
<S4>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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