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Record details

BCC record ID:0029201007
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Roman metalwork found by metal detectorist
Grid Reference:SU 9472 9792

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • BOW BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FITTING (1) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RING (Roman - 43 AD? to 409 AD)
  • VOTIVE MODEL (1) (Roman - 43 AD? to 409 AD)

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

Report of finds made near the stream, by the bridge, probably whilst metal detecting. Finds include an enamelled bow brooch, a silver lion's head fitting, a ring with glass stone, and a model axe head (B1).

Sources and further reading

<1>Unpublished document: Dave Shelly and Mike Farley. 1986. Report of finds made by Dave Shelley along the route of the Amersham By-Pass.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments


Roman brooch, ring, votive axe and lion's head fitting found on the Amersham bypass in 1986  © Michael Farley


No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council