Record Details

NHER Number:25759
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, Early Saxon and post-medieval finds


Metal-detecting in 1990 and 2016 recovered a Roman brooch, an Early Saxon brooch and a post-medieval buckle.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 02 24
Map Sheet:TG02SW

Full description

February-March 1990. Metal-detecting. [1].
Among much post medieval and recent metalwork not recorded.
Dolphin brooch, rear hook: spring, pin and part of catchplate missing. Worn median ridge on bow flanked by grooved curve edged troughs on upper bow. Mid 1st century.
Identified by D. Gurney (NAU).

Square head (panelled) type small long brooch. Head battered, pin lug broken. Old breaks. 6th century.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
A. Rogerson (NAU), 26 March 1990.

December 2016. Metal-detecting. [2].
Post-medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 9 January 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (16th Century to 17th Century - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Photograph: FNQ1-5.

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