Findspot - Post Medieval finds
Findspot - various finds, including pottery, buckles and coins, dating to the Post Medieval and Imperial periods. They were all found 500m west of the church, Weston on Avon.
1 17th century pottery was found at this location.
2 Finds made with a metal detector in 1987: Post medieval ring with traces of surface gilding and a 17th/18th century ‘D’ shaped buckle.
3 Find made with a metal detector in 1988 at SP154519 approx.17th century jetton from Nuremberg.
4 Finds made with a metal detector in 1988: 16th/17th century strap end or book mount and a fragment of cast mount, probably a Victorian copy of a medieval design, possibly a bible hinge.
5 Illustration of Victorian book hinge.
6 Finds made with a metal detector in 1988: Double harness buckle of the 16th to 18th century and a decorative mount of the 16th to 19th century.
7 Finds made with a metal detector in 1988: Double harness buckle, decorative mount in rosette shape, 16th century jetton, 17th century tokens and Farthings of the 17th to 18th century.
8 Finds made with a metal detector in 1988: Shoe buckle and three coins of the 16th and seventeenth centuries
10 Finds made with a metal detector in 1988 between June and August: a 16th/17th century bronze strap end, harness fitting, mount, harness ring, coin weight, two coins of Charles II, A Scottish coin worth a farthing and a Nuremberg token.
12 Find of a sliver shoe buckle in 1989 at SP154519.
13 Find made with a metal detetcor in 1990 at SP 154519. A bronze spoon, a silver thimble, a foreign lead seal and other small items from the post medieval and Imperial periods.
14 Find made with a metal detector in 1990: Four coins of the 17th century.