|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Roman cross bow brooch|
In 1849 a Roman brooch of crossbow type was found on Swaffham Heath. The exact location and nature of this discovery are unclear.
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|Parish:||SWAFFHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
1849. (S1) on Swaffham Heath.
Bronze brooch - Roman cross bow type. 
Finder was Brooke Taylor in 1849.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Heath marked on TF 70 NE (E. Rose).
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Swaffham. |
|<S1>||Article in serial: Antiquaries' Journal. Vol XLVI p 364. |
|<S2>||Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. p 321. |
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