South east of Netherfield (MLE 468)

  • ID (Preferred Ref.): MLE468
  • Name: South east of Netherfield
  • Map Sheet: SK51NE
  • Grid Reference: Centroid SK 588 163 (MBR: 478m by 432m)
  • Summary: In AD1867 two C3rd AD glass cremation urns with lead covers were found - 5 in total. Two iron lamp-holders found and a cover of Roman pottery. Five C2nd AD skeletons found, two in cists of tile and limestone. Several more skeletons were found in AD1874, also a large amphora, 3 flagons, 3 lamps, a pot and a glass vessel. In AD1875/ 6, 3 flanged roof tiles, a lead weight, a spindle whorl & an amphora neck, all reportedly from the AD1867 graves, were donated. In AD1875 a skeleton was found on the Lime Works and an urn of dark earthernware near to the skull.


Location - Administrative Areas

  • Civil Parish: Barrow-upon-Soar, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • County: Leicestershire
  • District: Charnwood, Leicestershire


Monument/Component Types

  • CREMATION (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • INHUMATION (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MIXED CEMETERY (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Find Types

  • HUMAN REMAINS (>10) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • LAMP (5) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • LAMP HANGER (2) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SHERD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SHERD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (1) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TESSERA (>10) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (3) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)


Other Statuses and References

  • Type/Grade: Old SMR
  • Ref Reference/Title: 51NE AM
 

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Last Updated. 10-January-2016 By admin