Find Spot record MDR8421 - Medieval tap, Carr Bank, Callow

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A copper-alloy tap in the form of a (?monk's) head was found by a metal detectorist at approx. SK 26715175 in late 1995 and reported to Sheffield City Museum. The closest parallels for the tap come from the sanitation systems of monastic complexes dating to the 12th-13th centuries. Retained by the finder. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Parsons, J (Sheffield City Museum). 1996. Letter from the Keeper of Archaeology, Sheffield City Museum. with photos.



Grid reference SK 2671 5175 (point)

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Record last edited

May 19 2015 11:44AM

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