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July 2015 dig

The Fulford Tapestry

Weights associated with smithing finds

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Weights associated with smithing finds

 

 

Location

Gms

Sub Total

Hearth bottom

10

425

 

 

9M

81

 

 

3

 

POSSIBLY A WEIGHT

 

 

 

425

Tools

 

 

 

 

10

31

 

 

9H

39

 

 

9H

29

 

 

9J

38

BAR?

 

9J

86

 

 

9L

100

 

 

9M

96

ANVIL

 

10

60

ANVIL

 

9

 

ANVIL

 

9

 

ANVIL

 

9

 

ANVIL

 

 

 

479

Axe billets

9J

800

 

 

10

575

 

 

9H

500

 

 

 

 

1875

 

 

 

 

Diamond billet

10

100

 

 

10

265

 

 

10

174

 

 

10

194

 

 

10

265

 

 

10

19

 

 

 

 

1017

Flat billets

9I

1150

 

 

10

375

 

 

9M

325

 

 

9M

300

 

 

9M

300

 

 

9M

150

 

 

9J

225

 

 

9I

575

 

 

9H

51

 

 

9J

10

 

 

9K

36

4 BARS

 

10

22

 

 

10

28

 

 

10

75

 

 

 

 

3622

Oblong

10

375

 

 

10

100

 

 

10

360

 

 

10

875

 

 

10

64

 

 

10

92

 

 

10

77

 

 

10

140

 

 

1

90

4 FLAT BARS

 

 

 

2173

Tubular

10

184

 

 

10

77

 

 

10

200

 

 

9M

100

 

 

10

860

 

 

 

 

1421

Slag

10

575

20 PIECES

 

9J

341

3 LUMPS

 

9M

89

 

 

 

 

1005

Lumps

10

106

 

 

10

78

 

 

10

73

 

 

10

175

 

 

9M

50

 

 

 

 

482

Nails

 

 

 

 

1

18 NAILS

 

 

 

 

Items

 

55

12499

 

 

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There is a site devoted to saving the battlesite: The site has the story of the process that has allowed the site to be designated an access road to a Green Belt, floodplain housing estate.

And another website for the Fulford Tapestry that tells the story of the September 1066: This tells the story embroidered into the panels.

The author of the content is Chas Jones - fulfordthing@gmail.com  last updated June 2015

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