GLO-6F4CA8: GLO-6F4CA8 Cannon Ball

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CANNON BALL

Unique ID: GLO-6F4CA8

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

A stone cannon ball that dates to AD 1400-1700. The cannon ball is broadly spherical, though slightly misshapen, overall the ball has a diameter of 65mm and weighs 341.21g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 341.21 g
Diameter: 65 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2015 - Friday 1st January 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Manufacture method: Ground/polished
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Nettleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8076
Four figure Latitude: 51.48259631
Four figure longitude: -2.28940511
1:25K map: ST8076
1:10K map: ST87NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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