Record Details

NHER Number:4439
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon pottery from Copes Hill Farm (poorly located)


A fragment of Early Saxon pottery found in 1942.

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Full description

19 May 1942. Copes Hill Farm, Welney.
Plain sherd probably Early Saxon.
Seen 1950 by R.R. Clarke (NCM).
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

Wisbech Museum confirms still in collections 1999, it is accession no.1942.18.1 but no date is given on the register entry.
E. Rose (NLA) 6 September 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Early Saxon. Welney.

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