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    • Latitude: 51.9082762032
    • Longitude: -2.58203202909
    • Distance (in kilometres): 3
    • Postcode: HR9 7JD
    • Primary material: Copper alloy

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Record ID: HESH-C666B1
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
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A cast copper alloy post medieval coin weight for weighing a gold coin with a value of 21 shillings which had a mass of 5.9 pennyweights . This weight is marked on both sides with a turned double circle on exterior edge which encloses over 3 lines S // 21 // 5 rosette / sunburst 9. Both faces share the same die axis and the coin weight is a mid-green colour with mild abrasion The coin weight measures 21.5mm diameter, is 3.0mm thick and weighs 8.19 grams ( .289oz / 126.4 grains)
Created on: Tuesday 9th April 2019
Last updated: Monday 27th May 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-7C33CA
Object type: PIPE TAMPER
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast copper alloy figurine - most probably from the top of a post medieval pipe tamp / tamper (AD 1600-1750). The figure is long, thin and cartoon like with exaggerated arms and legs. The figure is stood in a pose with one hand raising his hat in salute whilst the other hand is wrapped around a large and exaggerated erect penis. The figure has lost his legs one above the knee whilst the other below. The lower stopper part of the tamper is lost. It is possible that the figure may represent a harlequin as he is dressed in a doublet / jerkin with rounded neck whilst the legs are decorat…
Created on: Sunday 24th March 2019
Last updated: Friday 26th July 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-3C2EE8
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, cast, copper alloy, Post Medieval button c1600-c1720. The round button has a flat front and integral, drilled shank which has broken across the piercing. There is a crudely engraved design of a five or six bladed impeller, with a central circle and dot, with three further circles between blades near the edge. The button has a dark green patina. Diameter 14.4mm. Weight 1.6g.
Created on: Monday 7th January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 8th January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-D0BBCE
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, cast, copper alloy buckle frame of medieval or post medieval date, AD c. 1350-c. 1650. The artefact consists of the outer loop of either a single loop, D shaped buckle or a double looped (spectacle) buckle. The frame has a triangular shaped, notched pin rest, with a decorative groove either side. The frame is oval in cross section, and is titled so that the outer face slopes outwards and downwards towards the rear. It has an even mid- green coloured well preserved surface patina. Weight 2.7g. Remaining length 20mm, width 28mm, thickness 3.8mm.
Created on: Sunday 9th December 2018
Last updated: Monday 10th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-58ED3D
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete and eroded cast copper alloy brooch of Roman date. The artefact consists of the wings and rear half of the bow, the axis bar, spring, pin and catch plate are lost. The wings are semi-cylindrical in plan with flat end caps that are not pierced. The head of the brooch bow is hump like - being a comma shape in profile. At the rear of the bow is a broken loop. The bow is D shaped in cross section and tapers to an eroded point. The surface of the brooch is worn, but in recessed places there are flecks of silver, and under the bow is a larger patch. The brooch is a mid - light …
Created on: Monday 3rd December 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 5th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-0D05D1
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete, cast, copper-alloy buckle frame of Medieval to post Medieval date (c1200-c1600). The buckle is a single loop and D shaped, with the rear bar slightly reduced in length. The frame is a narrow oval in cross section, deeper than it is wide. The sides of the bar taper in depth from front to rear, with the rear bar being 3.7mm thick and the outer edge 4.5mm thick. The frame is 19mm long by 31mm wide. Weight 5.3g.
Created on: Wednesday 24th October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 31st October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-39EB9A
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, cast copper alloy pot leg of Medieval to Post Medieval date. The artefact consist of the foot and part of the leg. The foot is broadly D shaped in cross section with a rounded back back and flat face. Ther eis a prominent central ridge running down the centre of the front face. The foot extends beyond the face as a thin rectangular pad. The leg is a dark green in colour with some sooty deposits. The width is 33mm, the truncated height is 32mm, it is 20mm thick, and weighs 83g.
Created on: Saturday 8th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 10th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-398CE2
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A near complete, cast copper alloy buckle frame dating c1575-c1700. The frame is an asymetrical double loop, with a trapezoidal rear loop and a rounded front loop. The frame is decorated with prominent knops at either end of the strap bar. The frame has a flat rear, and a rounded face and sides that taper in slightly from the rear to the front. The strap bar is half round. The strap is dark brown in colour with no sign of any surface coating. The frame can be paralled against examples dated by Whitehead to the period 1575-1700 (1996: 91 ref: 564-565) Length 22mm, width 18mm, thicknes…
Created on: Saturday 8th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 10th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-02FF38
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman coin / nummus most probably of the fourth century. The coin is heavily abraded from ploughing with almost all of both surfaces removed, with just a bit of dark green patina remaining of the original surface. There are no distinguishable features remaining. The eroded surface is red brown. Diameter 12.5mm. Thickness 0.9mm. Weight 0.4g.
Created on: Wednesday 5th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 6th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-BE00C7
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, cast, copper alloy, Roman Rosette brooch of the first century AD. The remains consist of the empty spring box, the bow arch and most of the oval bow plate below the arch that extends from the spring box to the tail of the bow, of which only a small stump remains. The plate is decorated with concentric circular ribs, and the arch has a worn decorative longitudinal ridge. The brooch has a pitted surface and olive patina, in some areas there is active corrosion which has exposed the red-brown metal. Recesses on the upper surface and much of the lower surface of the plate is…
Created on: Wednesday 28th March 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 3rd April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ross-on-Wye', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-431A42
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete copper alloy farthing of Bristol dated 1660. The token is heavily corroded and the obverse is indistinct. On the reverse are the initials CB with 1660 underneath, the surviving legend is ... STOLL Other similar tokens have the following obverse and reverse descriptions: Obverse in field a large CB with 1660 below, inscription: [A BRI]STOLL [FARTHING] Reverse: Ship issuing from a castle inscription: [THE ARMES OF BRISTOLL] Diameter 20.7mm, thickness 1.2mm and weight 2.1g. Reference: Williamson Volume 1: page 241 Gloucestershire: 16-17
Created on: Thursday 23rd March 2017
Last updated: Monday 31st July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-42AB02
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A post-medieval copper-alloy 17th-century token farthing issued by the Corporation of Lyme Regis, Dorset. Williamson (1967, 182) Dorset nos 91-92, dated 1669 (on token). It measures 20.3 mm in diameter, 0.7 mm in thickness and weighs 1.8 g
Created on: Thursday 23rd March 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 11th April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-9CBD86
Object type: SPUR
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, cast, copper alloy spur from c1600-c1700. The artefact consists of the heel band only. The band is plain and badly mishapen due to a crush and both its terminals are missing. The neck has snapped off leaving just its oval stump on the heel band. The heel band tapers down in both thickness and cross sectional width towards its terminals. It is an half oval in cross section with the flat face on the inside. Length 43mm, width 35mm. Weight 13.4g.
Created on: Friday 3rd March 2017
Last updated: Monday 31st July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-7853B6
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Post Medieval, cast, copper alloy buckle frame. The plain frame is rectangle with two loops. The frame has a flat back and bevelled inside and outside edges. It has a mid-green patina over the bare red-brown metal. Length 26.7mm, width 25.2mm, thickness 2.1mm. Weight 4.2 grams.
Created on: Sunday 5th February 2017
Last updated: Monday 31st July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-7BD2DD
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete provencial token - City of Bristol farthing token of 1652 or 1662. Obverse in field a large CB with 16?2 below, inscription: A BRISTOLL FARTHING. Reverse: Very worn but consistent in outline with ship issuing from a castle inscription: [T]HE ARMES [OF] BRISTOLL. The token weighs 1.53g. It is 0.8mm thick and 20.8mm in diameter. Reference: Williamson Volume 1: page 241 Gloucestershire: 12-19
Created on: Tuesday 24th January 2017
Last updated: Monday 31st July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-4E573A
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A 17th-century post-medieval copper-alloy quarter ounce trade weight, dating from the reign of Charles I or II (1625-1685). The pan weight is formed of a thick disc. On the front there is a raised circumferential rim with an incuse ring at the centre, surrounded by fine circumferential turning marks. There are three stamped marks on the front: a crowned letter 'C' (at 11 o'clock), which is the royal cypher; The dagger of St. Paul (at 1 'clock), for London, the place of its manufacture; a ewer (at 6 o'clock), for the Founders Company of London. The ewer has not been struck correctly…
Created on: Sunday 22nd January 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 31st January 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-235A85
Object type: PIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy later early medieval pin. The head is a globular with a small collar directly below. The head is decorated with diagonal grooves that are only clear on the lower half. The shaft is circular in cross-section and is nearly complete, with only the tip recently lost. The shaft has been bent twice, firstly at 90 degrees, and then again a further 45 degrees. Diameter of head 7.63mm. Maximum diameter of shaft 4.12mm. Bent length 52mm, if straightened about 100mm. Weight 7.7 grams. A similar pin has been recorded from Icklingham, Suffolk (SF-EBC150) …
Created on: Sunday 8th January 2017
Last updated: Monday 9th January 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-EB8250
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment from the rim of a post medieval, cast copper alloy, chaffing dish.The fragment consists of a dish support with length of rim to one side. The fragment is smooth, with a green patina developing over the grey metal. The remaining section of rim represents 6% of the original, giving a vessel opening of approximately 17cm diameter. The vessel body turns outwards near to the rim creating a flared opening.The vessel has a smooth surface and has been turned. The vessel body is decorated withincised girth lines. On the outer surface there are two girth lines, one about 12mm belo…
Created on: Friday 30th September 2016
Last updated: Monday 31st July 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brampton Abbotts', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HESH-90D3F7
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast copper alloy fragment most probably from a medieval 'roller' buckle (1350-1500). The fragment is relatively small comprising a pointed oval hoop from which extends two horizontal bars - one either side . The mid point of one side of the oval has a deliberate worn pin rest / notch. The buckle is a mid grey green colour with an applied black coloured surface - possibly decayed tinning. The reverse face is flat whist in cross section all elements are distinctly triangular. A direct parallel has not been found. The buckle fragment measures 20.9mm length, 14.8mm width, is 2.7mm…
Created on: Monday 26th September 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 6th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ross-on-Wye', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HESH-906726
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast copper-alloy end cap (terminal / pommel) from a scale-tang knife of later medieval or post-medieval date (AD 1400-1600) The terminal is incomplete and one side has been damaged - originally the cap would have been fleur-de-lis shaped with a central domed element which was flanked by two out-turned crescents - only one of which survives. A deep central longitudinal sub-rectangular (V shaped) slot that enabled a tang to be accommodated is present at one end of the knife. This is filled with the remains of the iron tang which is broken but projects. Some of the patina has been lo…
Created on: Monday 26th September 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 6th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ross-on-Wye', grid reference and parish protected.


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