The Anglo-Saxon Cemeteries of Caistor-by-Norwich and Markshall, Norfolk
Myres, J. N. L.
This is an account of the excavations of two early medieval cemeteries, both in the present civil parish of Caistor St Edmund, to the south-east and north of the Roman walled town of Venta Icenorum. Included are descriptions of the discovery and excavation of the cemeteries as well as other early medieval and Roman features, catalogues of the inhumations and cremations unearthed, and descriptions of the associated grave goods and other objects recovered.
KeywordsExcavation; archaeology; Anglo-Saxon; Roman; cemetery; inhumation; cremation
PublisherSociety of Antiquaries of London
Publication date and placeLondon, 1973
SeriesReports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London, XXX
Archaeology by period / region
Classical Greek & Roman archaeology
Medieval European archaeology