Lanchester, Little Greencroft, "The Hurbuck Hoard" (Lanchester)
A hoard of eighteen iron objects were found here in 1861. Objects found include two swords, four axes, four scythes, a pickaxe and parts of a buckle. It is thought that these probably date to the Viking period (9th-11th centuries).
|Historical period:||Early Medieval (410 to 1066)|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Lanchester
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