Keys to the Past

Bowes Moor, Old Spital (Bowes Moor)

A hoard of Viking silver objects were found here in 1982. It included nineteen silver bars, a broken bracelet and a rough waste object.

Reference number:D1880
Historical period: Early Medieval (410 to 1066)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bowes Moor


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