Record Details

NHER Number:40854
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Bronze Age, Roman and medieval finds

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a Late Bronze Age socked hammer, a Roman duck brooch, one Roman and two medieval coins.

Images

  • A Bronze Age socketed hammer from Lynford.  © Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service

Location

Grid Reference:TL 82 88
Map Sheet:TL88NW
Parish:LYNFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

July 2004. Metal detecting in forest.
One Roman and two medieval coins.
Roman duck brooch.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 October 2004.

Before 30 May 2006. Metal detecting.
Late Bronze Age socketed hammer (S1) found near northwestern corner.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 July 2006.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HAMMER (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2006. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age socked hammer.. Film. 1:1.

Related records - none

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