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271


Gateshead


Gateshead, Roman coins


Gateshead


NZ26SE


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Roman


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In February 1790 the workmen employed in clearing away the rubbish at the top of Church Street in Gateshead, found a hoard of Roman coins in a pot. The few that coulb be recovered from the workmen were of the Emperor Hadrian.


2500


6300


NZ25006300



<< HER 271 >> M.A. Richardson, 1842, The Local Historian's Table Book, Historical Division, Vol. II, p. 332 W.H.D. Longstaffe, 1858, Durham before the Conquest, Proceedings of the Archaeological Institute Newcastle, Vol. I, p. 63 F.W.D. Manders, 1974, A History of Gateshead, p. 1 J.H. Corbitt, 1960, Coin Hoards of the Roman Period from Northern England, Archaeologia Aeliana, 4, XXXVIII, p. 120

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