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CANNON BALL

Unique ID: WMID1446

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

Spherical shape. Surface covered with corrosion. Weight 2lb 6oz.

Notes:

This record was created before the Portable Antiquities Scheme began using the Central Database. We are aware that this record may fall below our usual standards of recording, and we are working to rectify this.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1080 g
Diameter: 68.98 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 8th August 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Solihull (Metropolitan District)
District: Solihull (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: WEST MIDLANDS MERIDEN

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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