Record Details

NHER Number:34052
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flints and medieval pottery

Summary

A Neolithic flint arrowhead, many Late Bronze Age/Iron Age worked flints (including a scraper and a knife), a prehistoric burnt flint and four fragments of medieval pottery were found during fieldwalking of a destumped area of forest. The work was carried out as part of the Thetford Forest Survey.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7862 9942
Map Sheet:TL79NE
Parish:FOULDEN, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

18 October. Field walking de stumped area. Thetford Forest Survey. Forest Walk 21.
Many flints including knives.
Two periods - Neolithic and Late Bronze Age/Iron Age.
Identified by P. Robins (NAU).
One pot boiler.
Four medieval sherds.
See (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 13 November 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 1000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT BOILER (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • ARROWHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • BLADE (Late Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 1000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Late Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 1000 BC to 42 AD)
  • KNIFE (Late Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 1000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Late Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 1000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Brooker, P.. Thetford Forest Survey. Forest Walk 21. Forestry Compartment Did'ton/Highash 2012..

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