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Unique ID: LANCUM-8E6687

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

A large spherical rock of uncertain function or date. It is possibly a projectile of some sort or possibly a hammerstone but there are no features to identify its use with any certainty.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 102.46 mm
Width: 95.13 mm
Thickness: 76.3 mm
Weight: 993 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 18th April 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref: 30

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Lancaster (District)
To be known as: Heysham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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