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Lesmahagow

Coin (Silver)

Site Name Lesmahagow

Classification Coin (Silver)

Canmore ID 46491

Site Number NS83NW 27

NGR NS 81 39

NGR Description NS c. 81 39

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council South Lanarkshire
  • Parish Lesmahagow
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Clydesdale
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Archaeology Notes

NS83NW 27 c. 81 39.

An Armorican silver coin from Lesmahagow (NS 81 39), if it is indeed an ancient rather than a modern loss, is indicative of trade contracts far beyond the boundaries of the county, perhaps in the middle of the 1st century BC. (A L F Rivet ed. 1962.)

RCAHMS 1978.

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