Element record L5886 - Honeywood, Newstead - Roman Coin Hoard




Grid reference SK 55369 54659 (point)
Map sheet SK55SE
District Gedling
Civil Parish Newstead, Gedling


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

--/01/90 broken pot containing more than 1500 Ro coins discovered while digging foundations for a shed. Brought to NCM for identification - late C3 silver washed, in poor condition, inc Gallienus, Postumus, Victorinus, Tetricus. Pot was a painted jar, found on its side and crushed, with marks of coins on inside. Site visit 09/01/1990 - see notes. More coins found later, using a metal detector. All sent to BM for cleaning and examination. (1) (2)

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

16 colour print, SMR

<1> Baddeley V, 1990, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT430.

<2> NCC, 1990, Coin Hoard - "Honeywood", Newstead (Unpublished document). SNT2281.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Personal comment: Baddeley V. 1990. Pers Comm.
  • <2> Unpublished document: NCC. 1990. Coin Hoard - "Honeywood", Newstead.

Finds (2)

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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