CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 88736 - Ffrith, Offa's Dyke, finds II

NGR :- SJ2851455250 (SJ25NE)
Unitary authority :- Flintshire
Community :- Llanfynydd
Prefered site type :- Roman - Findspot (Finds only - )

IN 1933 DESTRUCTION OF PART OF THE DYKE JUST S OF THE TRENCH CUT BY FOX RESULTED IN ROMAN FINDS BEING FOUND.

Ten yards of the dyke were completely cleared, and a further 3 to 6 yards on either side partly cleared, in order to make an entrance into a new playing field for children. Pottery (probably Samian) and coins were noted (Davies, E, 1949, pp233).

Finds:-
0 / Bronze / Brooch / Roman / /NMW (48.152/29-48) - Excavation 1933?
1 / Bronze / Needle / Roman / /NMW (48.152/29-48) - Excavation 1933?
0 / Bronze / Object / Roman / /NMW (48.152/29-48) - Seal box stud Excavation 1933?
0 / Bronze / Pendant / Roman / /NMW (48.152/29-48) - Excavation 1933?
0 / Bronze / Ring / Roman / /NMW (48.152/29-48) - Excavation 1933?
0 / Bronze / Strap end / Roman / /NMW (48.152/29-48) - Excavation 1933?
1 / Bronze / Stud / Roman / /NMW (27/205) - Excavation of Fox?
0 / Glass / Object / Roman / /NMW (27.205) - Excavation of Fox?
0 / Metal / Coin / Roman ? / / () -
0 / Pottery / Sherd / Roman / /NMW (27.205) - Coarse wares Excavation of Fox?
0 / Pottery / Sherd / Roman / /NMW (27.205) - Samian Excavation of Fox?

record created 05/04/2005 JS05 - copyright CPAT , last updated 16/07/2004
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