CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 72328 - Welshpool, Broad St 13-13a (Hopkin's Passage), datestone

NGR :- SJ22470756 (SJ20NW)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Welshpool
Prefered site type :- Post Medieval - Findspot (Finds only - Damaged )

Datestone found by workmen whilst demolishing an old store building in Hopkins Passage. The inscription on the stone reads Evans/EdmuEdm.d. Mary/1723. It has been broken into 3 pieces, but is otherwise in good condition. Plans have ben made to incorporate the stone into a new building due to be erected on this site.

Sources:-
Copleston, P , 2000 , ,
County Times , 2000 , , 2
Jones, N W, Silvester, R J & Britnell, W J , 2003 , Montgomery Canal Conservation Management Strategy. Landscape Archaeology Assessment , CPAT Report 550 .

Events:-
Assessment CPAT / 2003(31/08/03) -
Desktop study CPAT / 2003(31/08/03) -
HLC CPAT / 2003(31/08/03) -

Finds:-
1 / Stone / Plaque / Post Medieval / / () -

record created 06/03/00 JM00 - copyright CPAT , last updated 10/05/04
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2004 (and in part Crown, 2004 - as indicated)



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Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust, Curatorial Section, 7a Church Street, Welshpool, Powys SY21 7DL.
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