BM-9358DB: Unknown unidentified object

Rights Holder: All rights reserved
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: BM-9358DB

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

An iron object, possibly a fitting, of unknown date. The object comprises a flat elongated rectangular piece of metal with a pointed lug at each end. The object is bent slightly into a shallow u-shape. The object has a length of 57mm, a width of 13mm and a thickness of 3mm. The object weighs 8.3 grams.


SF 664

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 57 mm
Width: 13 mm
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 8.3 g

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Piercebridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2115
Four figure Latitude: 54.52984883
Four figure longitude: -1.67701825
1:25K map: NZ2115
1:10K map: NZ21NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: While diving in the River Tees

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SF5250
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Mystery object made of iron and also probably of copper alloy. As far as can be seen, the object consists of a circular-section iron rod, fl…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: SF10788
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
A copper-alloy unidentified object, consisting of a piece of wire bent to form a U-shape, 21mm in length, with one arm of the 'U' continuing …
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: IOW-FE4516
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
An unidentified copper-alloy object of Unknown date. It is largely made of thin sheet copper-alloy and comprises 27 pieces that are probabl…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Audit data

Recording Institution: BM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 12 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.