Record Details

NHER Number:25414
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Worked flints and medieval to post-medieval pottery sherds


Fieldwalking in 1989 recovered a prehistoric flint flake; a possible post-medieval flint strike-a-light and Late Saxon, medieval and medieval/post-medieval pottery sherds.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 23 39
Map Sheet:TG23NW

Full description

1989. Found whilst fieldwalking.
Flint flake and notched flint flake, identified as possible strike-a-light.
J. Wymer (NAU), 9 August 1989.

Thetford-type ware rim sherds, lots of early medieval sherds, medieval sherds including greenglazed Grimston and late medieval/Transitional ware, and one possibly French sherd (black and red inclusions - pale cream/buff ware and yellow/green sparse glaze).
W. Milligan (NCM), 10 August 1989.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRIKE A LIGHT? (Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.

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