Element record L1236 - Coin hoard, Elton


COIN HOARD (Medieval)


Grid reference SK 76700 38799 (point)
Map sheet SK73NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Elton, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

More than 200 C13 silver coins were found in 1780, during the digging of a grave at Elton, Bingham. (1) (2)
Hoard of pennies of Henry II found in St Michael's churchyard in 1780. (3)
See M 1230 for church.

<1> Royal Numismatic Society, 1956, Numismatic Chronicle, sev 6,16, pp 298-9 (Published document). SNT277.

<2> Merrey W, 1789, Remarks on the Coinage of England, p 6 (Published document). SNT918.

<3> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1, p 217 (Published document). SNT1345.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: Royal Numismatic Society. 1956. Numismatic Chronicle. sev 6,16, pp 298-9.
  • <2> Published document: Merrey W. 1789. Remarks on the Coinage of England. p 6.
  • <3> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1. p 217.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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