Grid reference SK 70699 90499 (point)
Map sheet SK79SW
District Bassetlaw
Locality Drakeholes
Civil Parish Wiseton, Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Everton, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Ro coins found (at earthworks). (1)
Many Ro relics found during the cutting of the Chesterfield canal tunnel at Drakeholes. (2)
Coins of Constantine (AD 306-37) and human bones found in cutting canal. (3)
Doncaster museum over many years have attempted to locate the above finds without success. (4)
See L5107 for earthworks.

<1> VCH, 1906, Notts, p 312 (Published document). SNT1383.

<2> Thoroton Society, 1909, TTS, p 11 (Published document). SNT336.

<3> VCH, 1910, Notts, p 36 (Published document). SNT1384.

<4> Colquhoun FD, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT582.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Published document: VCH. 1906. Notts. 1. p 312.
  • <2> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1909. TTS. 13. p 11.
  • <3> Published document: VCH. 1910. Notts. 2. p 36.
  • <4> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1974. Pers Comm.

Finds (2)

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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