Record Details

NHER Number:4989
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds


Prehistoric flints, fragments of Roman pottery and tile, a medieval pewter plate and fragments of post medieval pottery and other finds of unknown date found during excavations for a new lake near West Hall.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 7986 9405
Map Sheet:TL79SE

Full description

Formerly in Didlington parish - boundary changed.

1970 to 1971. During excavations for lake north of West Hall.
Selection of bones, pottery, metal objects, some worked flints.
Range of date: 'up to medieval/post medieval.'
Medieval pewter plate (15th to 16th century).
3 Roman coarse ware sherds (2 from large storage jars).
?Roman tile fragments.
Green-glazed post medieval sherd.
Grooved millstones.
(Also wooden objects and animal bones not kept).
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to 19th Century - 1000000 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Undated)
  • MILLSTONE (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (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.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Miscellaneous. Mundford (Didlington).

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