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SK 1930 6313. Roman coins & Bronze Fibula found A.D.1842. (1) Roman pottery, including fragments of amphora and mortaria were found in addition to two "Third Brass coins of Tetricus (270-73) and Constantine II (317-40) found in 1831, whilst making a garden at the upper end of Middleton-by-Youlgreave village. A probable 2nd century bronze enamelled fibula was found on the same ground in 1843. (2, 3, 7)

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  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1848. Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire. pp 160-161.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Haverfield, F. 1905. 'Romano-British Derbyshire', in Victoria County History, Derbyshire, Vol 1. p 259.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 JB 17-FEB-66.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 1537. 1537.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1855. Descriptive Catalogue of the Antiquities at Lomberdale House. p 145: G.J.3, p145: E1.4.
  • <7> Bibliographic reference: Howarth, E. 1899. Catalogue of the Bateman Collection of Antiquities in the Sheffield Public Museum. p 199.



Grid reference Centred SK 1930 6313 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Sep 27 2017 3:56PM

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