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The Sandridge Hoard

Article | Roman gold coin hoard found in St Albans is ‘nationally significant’ Published by BBC News, Tuesday 16th October 2012 A “nationally significant” hoard of Roman gold coins has been found by a metal detectorist in Hertfordshire. The stash – found on private land north of St Albans – is believed to be one…

Article | Methwold: Find of rare Roman coins

Published by Lynn News, on Wednesday 16th May 2012 TWO examples of some of the last Roman coins to be struck in Britain were found by a metal detecting enthusiast on land at Methwold, an inquest heard on Friday. Norfolk coroner William Armstrong declared the two Roman silver siliquae to be treasure after reading a report…

Article | Roman coins find prompts dig to uncover Newton Abbot Roman settlement

Published by The Herald Express,  Friday 22nd June, 2012. EXCAVATIONS to uncover what is believed to be a major Roman town in the heart of South Devon are set to take place this summer. The major archaeological dig is planned for rural Teignbridge, on the outskirts of Newton Abbot, after a chance find of ancient coins (pictured)…