Monument record FRK 010 - Bruce Grove Freckenham

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Roman sherds found 1931.


Grid reference Centred TL 675 743 (110m by 91m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Roman sherds found 1931, recorded in 1951 (S1). Small area situated in a dip, with pottery including samian (f.33), ?Nene Valley, grey ware in plough soil. Nil on remainder of field (S2).

Bronze coins, 137 total, found with metal detector in the same area, circa 100 yards S of hoard (FRK 016), date range Hadrian - Arcadius). Bronze brooches (3) - C1, bracelet fragment, bronze `trompetenmuster' (like trikele), harness? fitting (C1-C3) etc (S2).

? Related Worlington 005 'villa'; near FRK 012.

Further information in Not to Publlish Tab (SCCAS staff only).

See also FRK 016.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL67SE10.
  • <S2> Excavation archive: Plouviez J. 1981. Site report. SAU (Plouviez J), site report, 1981.
  • <S3> Cartographic materials: Briscoe, J. 1951. MIHLM, Correspondents 6 inch record map, G Briscoe entry, 1951.
  • <S4> Museum Record Card: MIHLM. 1931. 81.126-132. MIHLM, 81.126-132.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (8)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Dec 16 2020 10:29AM

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