Element record L5403 - Coin Hoard, Hickling Standard, Hickling




Grid reference SK 68099 28100 (point)
Map sheet SK62NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Hickling, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

At Hicklin, we are informed by Camden, was a Ro station. It lies at the distance of about 3.5 miles from Willoughby. In May 1771 an urn was ploughed up containing Ro coins. (Info not found in Camden's Brit.) (1)
Coin hoard found on Standard Hill, 1771. (3)
In 1771 an urn containing nearly 200 denarii was turned up by the plough. Amoung the emperors represented were Vespasian, Domitian, Trajan and Hadrian, also 2 of Faustina and a few coins of Julius Caesar, Augustus and Tiberius, once preserved in a local collection, may have come from the same hoard. (4)
Nothing visible on available APs (OS 68) on or near Hickling Standard. (5)
See L285, L312 for cropmarks.

<1> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1, p 147 (Published document). SNT1345.

<2> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 2, p 143 (Published document). SNT1346.

<3> Lewis S, 1845, Topographical Dictionary of England (6th Edn), p 502 (Published document). SNT879.

<4> VCH, 1910, Notts, p 28 (Published document). SNT1384.

<5> NC, 1970, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT949.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1. p 147.
  • <2> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 2. p 143.
  • <3> Published document: Lewis S. 1845. Topographical Dictionary of England (6th Edn). 1. p 502.
  • <4> Published document: VCH. 1910. Notts. 2. p 28.
  • <5> Personal comment: NC. 1970. Pers Comm.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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