NLM-A7F843: Undated Nail

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Unique ID: NLM-A7F843

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

Iron Nail fragment. Wrought Iron nail with straight square section shank and a probably rounded head of diameter 15mm. Suggested date: Unknown, Medieval to Post-Medieval, 1200-1800.

Length: 54.7mm, Width (shank): 8mm, Thickness (shank): 7mmm, Weight: 7.22gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 54.7 mm
Width: 8 mm
Thickness: 7 mm
Weight: 7.22 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd March 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM25037

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9116
Four figure Latitude: 53.63262431
Four figure longitude: -0.62530142
1:25K map: SE9116
1:10K map: SE91NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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