Tyne and Wear HER(13541): Throckley, Newburn Road, silver coin - Details
Throckley, Newburn Road, silver coin
Found in the garden of No. 216 Newburn Road on 30 January 1964. A silver 4d piece. The obverse reads JACOBUS II DEI GRATIA with Laureate head looking left. The reverse reads MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX and has IIII crowned. A Scottish groat of James II.
Ernest Sockett, 1968, A Walbottle Miscellany in Archaeological Newsbulletin for Northumberland, Cumberland and Westmorland, No. 3, Sept 1968, pp 9-11