Keys to the Past

Anglo-Saxon stone on Coquet Island (Hauxley)

This marks the spot on Coquet Island where an Anglo-Saxon carved stone was found in 1969. The stone is carved with a cross and could be a gravestone. The stone has been dated to between AD675 and AD725.

Reference number:N5613
Historical period: Early Medieval (410 to 1066)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hauxley

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