Record Details

NHER Number:23301
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pottery

Summary

Fragments of Roman pottery, and metal working debris of unknown date, found during fieldwalking.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7240 2647
Map Sheet:TF72NW
Parish:FLITCHAM WITH APPLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Spring 1986. Parkland (now ploughed ?) beside post medieval pond (and separated by latter from coin site NHER 23300). Found in fieldwalking.
Scatter of pottery and oyster shells. Only four sherds collected as 'samples of four main types of coarseware present'.
1 sherd reddish, reduced black surface, plain rim with one groove.
1 sandy light orange fabric with inturned rim.
1 reddish very coarse.
1 greyish black ridged inside.
Also 1 fragment metal slag.
E. M. James (KLM) 31 December 1987.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • POT (Unknown date)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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