MHG61608 - Medal - Torbreck


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (18th Century - 1701 AD to 1800 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A medal was discovered metal detecting and submitted to Treasure Trove. It was a political medal commemorating the victory of Admiral Jervis in 1797. Obverse: Jervis with Neptune. Reverse legend: 'Sr John Jervis with 15 sail persued and defeated the Spanish fleet of 27 sail of the line February 24th 1797'. It was disclaimed (TTNC 2015/090). <1>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A ten figure reference is held by Treasure Trove. GW 03/03/20

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Grid reference Centred NH 6500 4100 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • MEDAL (18th Century - 1701 AD to 1800 AD)

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