A number of artefacts were discovered by a metal detector user in 1994 and reported to Sheffield Museum. These included a penannular brooch, found with about 15 Roman coins and a pin of Romano-British type found immediately south-west of the Roman road from Buxton to Little Chester, about 200m north-west of Minninglow. The finder retained the artefacts. (1)
Copper-alloy penannular brooch. Continuous transverse ribbing, expanded almost zoomorphic terminal, with a flat pin. Date to 5th to 6th century. (2)
Correspondence: Parsons, J (Sheffield City Museum). 1995. Letter regarding finds from the Peak District, 12th January, 1995. Letter.
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BALLIDON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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