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WHETSTONE

Unique ID: WILT-4AF932

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Fragment of whetstone measuring 40x36x10mm and weighing 25.31g. It has numerous long marks on the surface.
Roman to medieval in date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40 mm
Width: 36 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 25.31 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st July 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: West Lavington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0051
Four figure Latitude: 51.258162
Four figure longitude: -2.001383
1:25K map: SU0051
1:10K map: SU05SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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