Find Spot record MDR4538 - Roman pottery and coins, Exeter Place, Derby

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SK 3545 3656. Roman pottery, including Samian, mostly of the potter Advocisus, and seven mortarium sherds with makers' stamps were recovered from the service trenches of a new block of flats at Derby. In a cutting across the adjacent driveway, workmen found a virtually complete cooking pot, an As of Hadrian and a dupondius of Domitian. (1) The only new block of flats in this area is Exeter Place suggesting the figures in the original grid reference may have been transposed and should be SK 3556 3645. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Brassington, M. 1974. East Midland Archaeology Bulletin. Volume 10. p. 6.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Letter J O L Brass,Dept of Planning,Derby Bor Council CR20956/SS/205.

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Grid reference SK 3556 3645 (point) (Centre)
Civil Parish DERBY, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE

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Nov 16 2017 10:27AM

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