Tyne and Wear HER(938): South Shields Roman fort, Anglo-Saxon spearhead - Details
South Shields Roman fort, Anglo-Saxon spearhead
Armour and Weapons
An Anglo-Saxon barbed spearhead, 30 cm long with socket incomplete, found in the upper occupation levels of the fort.
<< HER 938 >> C. Bruce, 1880, On the recent discoveries in the Roman Camp on the Lawe... Archaeologia Aeliana, 2, X, 271 M.J. Swanton, 1973, Spearheads of Anglo-Saxon Settlements, 31, 146 Ordnance Survey archaeological record cards, RPM, 1977, Anglo-Saxon spearhead