Record Details

NHER Number:21217
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval occupation site


Fieldwalking as part of the Fenland Survey recovered a concentration of Iron Age, Roman and medieval pot, bone and a few pebbles. These are indicative of medieval occupation.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 7141 9511
Map Sheet:TL79NW

Full description

3 March 1985. Fenland fieldwalking.
MTW 56.
Concentration of Iron Age pottery, sparse bone, few pebbles, some gravel. Soil slightly stained. Around 41 x 24m.
R.J. Silvester (NAU), 8 March 1985.

Also one Roman sherd and some medieval (archive).

For full details of wares, flint types etc see (S1).

Monument Types

  • OCCUPATION SITE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. MTW 56. FENS.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Silvester, R. J. 1991. The Fenland Project, Number 4: The Wissey Embayment and the Fen Causeway, Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 52.
<S1>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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