Tyne and Wear HER(6588): Newcastle, Sandhill, ballista balls - Details
Newcastle, Sandhill, ballista balls
Armour and Weapons
Several large ballista balls were found during alterations of the Exchange on Sandhill. Donated to the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne by Directors of the Newcastle Exchange in 1899.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 2, Vol VIII (1899), p 133.