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SADDLE QUERN

Unique ID: LVPL1823

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Complete saddle quern and rider

Notes:

Found with rubbing stone or 'rider'. Found by the landowner prior to archaeological investigation by University of Manchester Archaeological Unit and James Balme.

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 800 BC
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 470 mm
Width: 280 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 1997

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Sedimentary rock
Manufacture method: Ground/polished

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Trafford (Metropolitan District)
District: Trafford (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: GREATER MANCHESTER WARBURTON

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Agricultural or drainage work
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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