Anglo-Saxon Hoard (Hexham)
In 1832 a hoard of about 8000 Anglo-Saxon coins, known as stycas, was found on the west side of the north transept of Hexham Priory. They were in a bronze container, and dated to about AD794 to 834. More coins were found nearby in 1841.
|Historical period:||Early Medieval (410 to 1066)|
|Legal status:||Conservation area|
Source of Reference
Local History of Hexham
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