50 Finds From Lancashire: Objects From The Portable by Stuart Noon

By Stuart Noon

Archaeology is knowing humans some time past from what they've got left at the back of. items tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and the issues they did. There has frequently been a view that there aren't any archaeological unearths within the North West. although, throughout the paintings of the moveable Antiquities Scheme and the exhibit of current museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by way of taking a look at items chanced on in Lancashire, recorded by means of the transportable Antiquities Scheme, we will be able to exhibit the continuity of job inside this county.

Lancashire has printed the durability of its prior via more than a few either sensible and ornamental items. gadgets have been made and traded from the Copper Age, throughout the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman sessions; the Silverdale Viking Hoard, comparable in item kinds and interval to the Cuerdale Hoard, additional demonstrates major Early Medieval job. in the meantime, Post-Medieval artefacts show lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Lancashire permits us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing archaeological unearths to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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