"At Scarthin Nick, in 'a perforated rock', 200 copper coins of 'Lower Empire', were found about 1800. Reynolds notices a find made '8 March 1795 at Scarthen Nick, a skeleton and 60 small copper coins of Licinius and the Constantines'. I do not know if this is a separate find or the same described differently". [see SMR 9706] (1)
SK 291570 (approx.). Possible Roman fissure burial. Skeleton buried with 60 small Roman copper coins. (2)
Bibliographic reference: Haverfield, F. 1905. 'Romano-British Derbyshire', in Victoria County History, Derbyshire, Vol 1. p 257.
Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire.
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