MHG60681 - Spindle Whorl - Contin


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database describes the chance find of a medieval spindle whorl which was submitted to TT in 2017 (TT 2017/018). It was a made of a flat stone and broken in half. Sign of wear outside central hole. Fabric a type of schist. 38mm x 8.7mm, 9.4g. It was disclaimed. <1>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A more precise GR is held by Treasure Trove. GW 02/07/20

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 4700 5500 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH45NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

Finds (1)

  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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