SK 415 607. An apparent hoard of Roman silver denarii have been found by metal detector over the course of three visits to the site. A total of 140 separate coins were found and reported to the coroner. They were identified by the British Museum and by Sheffield Museum. The earliest coin dates to c. AD 72, the latest, which are in good condition, to c. AD 211. A tentative burial date of c. AD 210 - AD 250 can be suggested. (1)
Unpublished document: Parsons, J (Sheffield City Museum). 1992. Report from Sheffield City Museum.
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SK 41500 60700 (point)
MORTON, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
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