Record Details

NHER Number:15076
Type of record:Monument
Name:Prehistoric flints and multi-period pottery


During fieldwalking in advance of the Aylsham bypass prehistoric flints including a laurel leaf-shaped point and fragments of Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery were found at this spot.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2023 2627
Map Sheet:TG22NW

Full description

February to March 1979. Southeast part of field along line marked out for Aylsham bypass.
Found on surface of ploughed field.
Scatter of finds; see list in file.
Found by Norfolk and Suffolk Metal Detecting Society.
A. Gregory (NAU), 9 July 1979.

Monument Types

  • HEARTH (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LAUREL LEAF (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.

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