The handle of an iron sword was found in Shilbottle Wood in the late 19th century. It is made of iron and bone. It was probably of medieval date.
|Historical period:||Medieval (1066 to 1540)|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1954; J H Ostridge|
Source of Reference
Local History of Shilbottle
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