Findspot - Roman coin hoard

Description of this historic site

Findspot - a hoard of Roman coins in an earthen ware vessel was found in 1885. The coins were in a field 400m west of St James's Church, Old Milverton.

Notes about this historic site

1 Earthen urn with about 200 ‘third brass’ found 1885. About 60 which were examined ranged from Gallienus to Probus.
3 A 3rd century coin hoard is recorded hereabouts from a gravel pit.

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