Element record L2794 - Iron Age coin, Halloughton


FINDSPOT (Late Iron Age)


Grid reference SK 68999 51799 (point)
Map sheet SK65SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Halloughton, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

An IA coin found at Halloughton "apparently before 1922" is now in NCM. It was presented by Mr Wm Harrop of Nottingham. (2)
An IA Gold stater was found in Halloughton... One side is plain; on the other is a simulated horse and chariot. Described as "Evans B8; Mack 27; Allen Gallo-Belgic E", its weight of 95.4 grains suggests it to be early of its type (c 75 BC). (3)
Stater retained by Castle Museum. No siting evidence available from museum records. (4)
No precise location, grid ref as given by TVARC, 1979.

<1> Notts Gaz Comm, Thoroton Gazetteer (Index). SNT957.

<2> Rivet ALF, 01/05/1961, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1201.

<3> Thoroton Society, 1961, TTS, pp 7-8 (Published document). SNT375.

<4> Colquhoun FD, 1975, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT583.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: Notts Gaz Comm. Thoroton Gazetteer.
  • <2> Personal comment: Rivet ALF. 01/05/1961. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1961. TTS. 65. pp 7-8.
  • <4> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1975. Pers Comm.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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