Anglo-Saxon burial (possibly a cemetery), Meon Hill, Lower Quinton
An Anglo Saxon burial was found outside the western rampart of Meon Hill hillfort in 1957. Further finds suggest other burials.
1 May 1957. Anglo Saxon shield boss, spearhead and ferrule together with parts of a skeleton found at a depth of…. The boss, spearhead and ferrule now in Birmingham Museum. (JMM June 1957 – visited site).
2 JMM marks this just outside rampart on W.
4 Fieldwalking of N field produced small fragments of bone comb strengthener decorated with circles and dots. This could indicate further burials.
5 Note about the finds in 1.