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Bishop Middleham (Bishop Middleham)

Bishop Middleham Bead.  July 2001
Bishop Middleham Bead. July 2001

Bishop Middleham bead.  July 2001
Bishop Middleham bead. July 2001

Bishop Middleham bead.  July 2001
Bishop Middleham bead. July 2001

A small glass bead was found here. It is dark blue in colour and is decorated with white spiral patterns. It is probably of Early or Middle Iron Age date (800BC to 400BC).

Reference number:D4573
Historical period: Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)

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See also:
Local History of Bishop Middleham


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