Find Spot record MDR6795 - Roman coin hoard, Middleton Dale, Eyam Dale, Eyam

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A hoard of at least 100 coins found in the removing of soil from rock near to the road fork in Eyam Dale, at the entrance into Middleton Dale, in about 1814. The coins were of both silver and bronze, and mainly Gallienus (253-268), Victorinus (265-270) and Probus (276-282)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 0928. 0928.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Rhodes, E. 1818. Peak Scenery. Volume 3, Part 1.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Wood, W. 1842. History and Antiquities of Eyam. p40.
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Cowen,. 1910. History of Stoney Middleton.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Haverfield, F. 1905. Victoria County History. Volume 1.



Grid reference Centred SK 218 758 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)

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Jul 16 2015 9:20AM

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