Snettisham

Probable Settlement and Villa

Situated on the eastern shores of the Metaris Aestuarium (The Wash). The find-place of a late iron-age gold torc of marvellous craftsmanship. The road south is strewn with villas; at West Newton (TF7027) with substantial buildings nearby at Flitcham (TF7127); Grimston (TF7121) and Gayton Thorpe (TF7318).

References for Snettisham

Historical Map and Guide – Roman Britain by the Ordnance Survey (3rd, 4th & 5th eds., 1956, 1994 & 2001).

Map References for Snettisham

NGRef: TF6833 OSMap: LR132

Roman Roads near Snettisham

N (6) to Holme SSE (16) to Kempstone