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Findspot (20th Century), Strap End (Copper)(9th Century)

Site Name Maxton

Classification Findspot (20th Century), Strap End (Copper)(9th Century)

Canmore ID 110540

Site Number NT63SW 65

NGR NT 6113 3030

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Maxton
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Roxburghshire

Archaeology Notes

NT63SW 65 6113 3030

NT 6113 3030. A small copper-alloy zoomorphic strap- or tag-end was found by a metal detectorist near Maxton. It is Anglo-Saxon, of 9th-century date. It was declared Treasure Trove (TT 13/96) and allocated to Scottish Borders Museums Service.

National Museum of Scotland 1996.


Sbc Note

Visibility: Not applicable. Site of an unprovenanced find.

Information from Scottish Borders Council


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