MHG46325 - Various Metal Finds - Redcastle


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Former Type) SITE (Undated)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Sixteen post-medieval finds, including a gold ring and silver spoon handle with Inverness silversmiths' marks. Museum Acc Nos: INVMG 2002.092.001-016
P Weeks and Mr C MacLeod

16 post-medieval and later objects from Redcastle were submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 89/01) and allocated to Inverness Museum. It comprised two silver spoon handles, a gold finger ring, a base metal spoon handle, a cistern tap, a coin weight nest, two buttons, a machine lid and screw top, a badge, a tag, a lead disc, two Charles I- II turners and an unidentifiable coin. Listed under Acc. Nos. 2002.092.001-016. See attached TT summary sheet. <1> <2>

Grid reference given is marginal and does not represent the precise findspot. GW 25/05/20

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Grid reference Centred NH 58 50 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH55SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

Finds (4)

  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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