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Unique ID: LVPL2317

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Iron tanged pitchfork.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1540
Date to: AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 130 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st September 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Identified by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Wrought

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
To be known as: NORTH YORKSHIRE

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Monday 11th November 2002
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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