Record Details

NHER Number:23758
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flint and medieval or post medieval pottery sherd, Kirby Cane bypass


Fieldwalking in 1986 to 1987 along the line of Kirby Cane bypass recovered a thin scatter of prehistoric worked flints over the whole field. A single sherd of late medieval or transitional ware pottery was recovered during construction work.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 390 930
Map Sheet:TM39SE

Full description

Winter 1986-1987. Fieldwalking along line of Kirby Cane bypass, west of Larden Lane. [1]
Thin scatter of worked flints over whole field.
A. Gregory (NAU), June 1987

June-August 1988. Construction of bypass produced only one sherd.
Probably late medieval/ Transitional.
J. A. Davies (NCM), 11 September 1988

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 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 (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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