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Find Spot record MDR613 - Iron Age or Romano-British pot, Quiet Shepherd Farm, Tintwistle

Type and Period (1)

  • (Late Iron Age to Roman - 0 AD to 100 AD)

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  • None recorded

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SK 055988: The greater part of an Iron Age/Romano-British pot, 1st century AD, was found in a natural cavity on a small shelf beneath a boulder in the scree above Longdendale by two small boys in 1958. There was no evidence to show whether or not it accompanied a burial. Now in Manchester Museum (accession no. 22859). (1-2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Rosser, C E P. 1958. 'Notes on recent field-work in Lancashire and Cheshire, 1958', Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquaries Society 68 1958. Volume 68, pp 139-142. p 140.
  • <2> Monograph: Challis, A & Harding, W. 1975. 'Later Prehistory from the Trent to the Tyne', British Archaeological Report 20. Part 2. p4, 42.



Grid reference SK 055 988 (point) (Centre)

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Nov 22 2017 4:53PM

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