Find Spot record MDR5906 - Roman coin, Codnor Gate, Codnor

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A "Sestertius of Hadrian (much worn)"... found, now"...in the possession of the finder - Mr. Paynter, 1955 June". (1) Mr. Paynter indicated the precise find spot at SK 41676 50081. The Hadrian and two others, probably Roman but indecipherable, were found just below the ground surface of the garden, given to Mr. Kay and were never returned. Mr. Kay is now deceased and all his material has been presented to Derby Museum. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Corr. 6" (S.O.Kay. Undtd.).
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 27-JUL-66.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 4167 5008 (10m by 10m) (Centre)
Civil Parish ALFRETON, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 8 2013 4:01PM

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