Findspot - Medieval steelyard weight from Fulbrook.

Description of this historic site

Findspot - a medieval steelyard weight (weight used on a type of weighing scale) was found in a moat near the deserted settlement of Fulbrooke.

Notes about this historic site

1 In about 1841 a globular steelyard weight was discovered in the bank of a moat. It had four escutcheons in relief, each charged with a lion rampant. It probably dated from the reign of Henry III.
2 Noted in VCH Vol 3.

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