Record Details

NHER Number:31512
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds


Metal detecting in 1995 recovered a range of objects, including Roman coins, brooches and pottery fragments. Also found was a post medieval thimble.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 93 18
Map Sheet:TF91NW

Full description

July/August 1995. Metal detecting. Context 1 at [1].
Langton Down brooch. Head only, in good condition. Cylindrical housing with spring, pin missing. Wide upper bow, reeded, with a central knurled rib and another on each edge. Mid 1st century AD.
Identified by D.Gurney (NLA).
A Rogerson (NLA), 30 August 1995.

August/September 1995. Area of finds extended in southeast part of field. Context 2.
Roman coins, brooch and fastener.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 October 1995.

September/October 1995. Extended to cover whole field.
Two areas of finds. See plans in file.
Roman coins.
Roman and post medieval metal finds.
Roman sherds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 1 November 1995.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to 19th Century - 43 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STUD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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