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Findspot, Coin(S) (Gold)

Site Name Dryburgh

Classification Findspot, Coin(S) (Gold)

Canmore ID 55649

Site Number NT53SE 4

NGR NT 5914 3168

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Mertoun
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Berwickshire

Archaeology Notes

NT53SE 4 5914 3168.

(NT 5914 3168) Mr. Stirling showed two gold coins, found by his father in debris at St. Moden's Chapel, Dryburgh. These coins with seven others kept by the Earl of Buchan had been enclosed in a small box. The coins are Jacobus Demies of James I, 1406-1436-7 and are well preserved.

G Gunn 1899


Sbc Note

Visibility: Not applicable. Site of an unprovenanced find.

Information from Scottish Borders Council


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