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Unique ID: YORYMB767

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

slightly sub spherical, mottled, exfoliated surafce, small square shaped hole at one pole. Ferric staining over entire surface BUT NON MAGNETIC


Feels like iron, but assigned as bronze/copper alloy on basis of being non magnetic

Class: or other large bore projectile

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1540
Date to: AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 53.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st May 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ceinwen Paynton
Identified by: Ms Ceinwen Paynton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YORYM:E02311

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Richmondshire (District)
Parish or ward: Middleham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE1287
Four figure Latitude: 54.278504
Four figure longitude: -1.817207
1:25K map: SE1287
1:10K map: SE18NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: while attending commercial rally
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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