Find Spot record MDR2606 - Anglo-Saxon bowl, Warren Farm, Drakelow

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SK 227 201. A very small Anglo-Saxon jar or bowl of c. 550 A.D. was found in January 1962 in the orchard near the farmhouse of Warren Farm, Drakelow by workmen who were excavating gravel for the Drakelow power station. The pot was brought into Derby Museum by Trevor Tanton, of Lower Dunstall, Burton-upon-Trent, for identification. (1) Unable to contact finder. (2) Anglo-Saxon globular bowl from Drakelow, Corpus No 1089, now in Derby Museum. (accession number 1962.560) (3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Article in serial: Hughes, R. 1962. 'An Anglo-Saxon pot from Drakelow', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Vol 82, pp 107-109, illust..
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 24-JUN-66.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Myres, J N L. 1977. Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Pottery of Pagan Period. Volume 1. p 90, 329.
  • <4> Index: TPAT. 2198. 2198.



Grid reference SK 227 201 (point) (Centre)

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Jun 24 2015 12:21PM

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