Keys to the Past

Greek coin from Ewart Bridge End (Ewart)

In 1901, a Greek coin was found in the river gravel in front of the cottages at Ewart Bridge End. The coin was probably of Hieron II whose dates are 274BC to 216BC.

Reference number:N2147
Historical period: Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Ewart

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