Element record L1551 - Roman coin, Elston




Grid reference SK 76059 48080 (point)
Map sheet SK74NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Elston, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A sestertius of Antoninus Pius was found while excavating foundations for a greenhouse in Bottom Street (now Low Street) in c 1964. Rev ANNONA AUG. Date 147-8 AD. Now in NUM. (1)
The museum notes; found c 1964 by Mr GEA Emarton of the White House, Elston. He said he found the coin by an apple tree and indicated the spot in his garden at above grid ref. (2)

<1> EMAB eds, 1974, East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, p 43 (Published document). SNT161.

<2> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Published document: EMAB eds. 1974. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin. 10. p 43.
  • <2> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. Pers Comm.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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