Record Details

NHER Number:43127
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon brooch and a post medieval coin from land at Garboldisham Road


Part of an Early Saxon cruciform brooch and a post medieval coin were found during an archaeological evaluation in 2005.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 03564 86025
Map Sheet:TM08NW

Full description

December 2005. Trial Trenching.
Evaluation of proposed development site. No contexts used.
No archaeological features or deposits.
Two finds were recovered unstratified from topsoil deposits:
An Early Saxon cruciform brooch fragment, dating to around the 5th/6th century AD.
A heavily corroded post medieval coin of William III.
See (S1) for further details.
J. Allen (NLA), 23 January 2006.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century to 18th Century - 1694 AD to 1702 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Birks, C. 2006. Report on an Archaeological Evaluation at Land at Garboldisham Road, Kenninghall, Norfolk. Chris Birks Archaeological Services. CB030R.

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