Findspot - Medieval iron lock

Description of this historic site

Findspot - a Medieval iron lock was found to the north of Binley Woods.

Notes about this historic site

1 Fetterlock was found in the vicinity of Combe Abbey and may date to before the suppression of that monastery, possibly the 15th century.
2 Iron lock from near Combe Abbey. Previous holder Rugby School (M H Bloxam). Transfer date 1950. Fairly bad condition. Old label signed by Bloxam reads ‘Ancient Fetterlock found near Combe Abbey…’ There are traces of bronze.

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