SWYOR-2049F6: slag

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SLAG

Unique ID: SWYOR-2049F6

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

A piece of slag, clinker or other similar industrial by-product of unknown date. It is rough and irregular, with bubbles and cavities. It is a grey green colour with obvious shiny metallic particles. There are patches of orange deposits. The object is not magnetic. It is 82.4mm long, 62.4mm wide and 37.8mm thick. 216g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa 800 BC
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 82.4 mm
Width: 62.4 mm
Thickness: 37.8 mm
Weight: 216 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st May 2014 - Thursday 26th February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 2509

Materials and construction

Primary material: Other
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Sykehouse (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE6518
Four figure Latitude: 53.65446638
Four figure longitude: -1.01800022
1:25K map: SE6518
1:10K map: SE61NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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