KENT-6A8285: KENT-6A8285.  Post medieval iron cannon shot.

Rights Holder: Kent County Council
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CANNON BALL

Unique ID: KENT-6A8285

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

Fragment (about one third) of an iron cannonball.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 66.62 mm
Width: 53.33 mm
Thickness: 35.62 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 11th June 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Richardson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
To be known as: Romney Marsh

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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