DUR-854AF4: Musket Ball

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MUSKET BALL

Unique ID: DUR-854AF4

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Iron musket ball, from the Post Medieval period. Probably 17-18th century in date. It is spherical and corrosion has caused the surface to become uneven.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hartlepool (Unitary Authority)
District: Hartlepool (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Hart (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ4634
Four figure Latitude: 54.698936
Four figure longitude: -1.287766
1:25K map: NZ4634
1:10K map: NZ43SE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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