Record Details

NHER Number:2205
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin hoard, Emneth hoard III


At an unspecified date a hoard of Roman coins including examples minted by Carausius was found near a Roman road. This find may be from the Walsoken area or from across the border in Cambridgeshire.

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Hoard of coins including Carausius, found near Roman road - possibly in Cambridgeshire.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

(S2) says from Emneth.
Why did Clarke change this to Walsoken?
E. Rose (NAU) 24 January 1985.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Walsoken.
<S1>Monograph: Stukeley, W.. Itinerarium.. p 14. p 14.
<S2>Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. p 317.
<S3>Publication: Rye, W. 1920. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. p 43.
<S4>Publication: Rye, W. 1916. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. p 35.

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