Tyne and Wear HER(6628): Newcastle, River tyne, ballista stones - Details
Newcastle, River tyne, ballista stones
Armour and Weapons
Nine ballista stones, some found 20 feet below the bed of the River Tyne. Donated to the Society of Antiquaries by Mrs Cail of Beaconsfield before 1895.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 2, VI (1895), pp 52 and 155