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- HER number: MEL8185
- Site Name: Penicuik
- Grid Reference: 322999 659999
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- Summary: Stray find of a Roman coin
- Description: NT26SW 31 23 60.
A fairly worn Alexandrian bronze coin of Claudius II was submitted in January 1971 by J G Scott, Glasgow Museum. It was said to have been "found near Penicuik" and is owned by A Pringle, 128 Spey Road, Bearsden.
A S Robertson 1974; RCAHMS 1988
NMRS REPORT DATE: 17/08/1999
- For more information contact: MidLothian Council HER
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- Bibliographic reference: RCAHMS. 1988. The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Midlothian (prehistoric to early historic), Midlothian District, Lothian Region. 37, No. 230.
- Bibliographic reference: Robertson, A S. 1974a. 'Roman coins found in Scotland, 1961-70', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 103 1970-1, p.113-68. 126.