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Short Description:
Chamber A in Victoria Cave
Issued to
Hugh Fiske | 17/08/2016
389

Interpretation

    • Chamber A used in the recording of the cave during the 1870-78 excavations. Discovered in c. 1836-37 by a Settle resident Michael Horner.
      • Nigel Steel
    • 3-1-2017

Sketch Photo

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Stratigraphic Matrix

Description

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Finds

FindtypeQuantity (No. fragments)Weight (g)Notes
Animal Bone 0 0 delete
Bone 1 8 delete
Copper Alloy Object 2 18 delete
Ferrous Object 1 50 delete
Pot 1 18 delete

Feature

  • Feature: UTU_301
    • Site of original entance outside Victoria Cave
  • Feature: UTU_302
    • Intact stratigraphic deposit from the original Chamber A
  • Feature: UTU_303
    • location of the end of the original passage (Chamber A) that extended over the top of the central block
  • Feature: UTU_304
    • Location of the original cave entrance found and used by Michael Horner in 1837-38
  • Feature: UTU_307
    • Trench connecting Chamber A with Chamber B
  • Feature: UTU_311
    • Passage connecting Chambers A and B
  • Feature: UTU_313
    • Small spoil heap close to trench excavated by Alan King in 1977.

Site Photos

  • Photo: UTU_1
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    • Excavation of Victoria Cave 1970's Photograph by Steve Dickinson
  • Photo: UTU_2
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    • Excavation of Victoria cave 1970's photograph by Steve Dickinson
  • Photo: UTU_5
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    • Excavation of Victoria cave 1970's photograph by Steve Dickinson Showing trench in location UtU316

Plan

  • Plan: UTU_3
    • Hachure plan of Victoria Cave (Drawn by Quartermaine 1995)
    • Nigel Steel
    • 20-12-2016
  • Plan: UTU_4
    • Contour plan of Victoria Cave (Drawn by Quartermaine 1995)
    • Nigel Steel
    • 20-12-2016
  • Plan: UTU_5
    • Profile plan including position of features in Victoria Cave (Drawn by Quartermaine 1995)
    • Nigel Steel
    • 20-12-2016

Objects

  • Find: UTU_1
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    • Romano-British spindle whorl from Victoria Cave
    • Stone
  • Find: UTU_5
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    • Bovid radius from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_14
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    • Romano-British antler hook from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_15
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    • Romano-British bone bead from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_16
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    • Romano-British bone toggle or cheek piece (?) from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_17
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    • Romano-British copper alloy bracelet from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_18
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    • Romano-British bone needle from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_19
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    • Romano-British carved spoon from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_20
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    • Romano-British two handled flagon from Victoria Cave
    • Ceramic
  • Find: UTU_21
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    • Romano-British spear head from Victoria Cave
    • Iron
  • Find: UTU_22
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    • Roman plain samian ware sherd from Victoria Cave
    • Ceramic
  • Find: UTU_23
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    • Romano-British ear scoop from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_24
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    • Romano-British flagon neck from Victoria Cave
    • Ceramic
  • Find: UTU_25
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    • Romano-British trumpet brooch from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_26
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    • Romano-British circular plate brooch from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_27
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    • Romano-British dragonesque brooch from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_28
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    • Romano-British pierced ‘spoon’ from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_29
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    • Roman coin from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_30
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    • Romano-British ivory sword pommel from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_31
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    • Romano-British S-shaped wire brooch from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_32
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    • Romano-British bone needle from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_33
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    • Romano-British marble cosmetic palette from Victoria Cave
    • Stone
  • Find: UTU_34
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    • Romano-British weaving comb from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_35
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    • Romano-British bone handle from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_36
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    • Romano-British nail cleaner from Victoria Cave
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_37
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    • Post-Roman bone comb from Victoria Cave
    • Bone
  • Find: UTU_39
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    • Bronze R-B Disc Brooch in Safron Walden Museum
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_40
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    • Pennanular Brooch
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_41
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    • Copper alloy Trumpet Brooch
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_42
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    • Electrotype copy of disc brooch 1882. 36/92
    • Metal
  • Find: UTU_43
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    • A heavily corroded Copper alloy disc brooch
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: UTU_44
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    • Iron buckle and hasp (fragmentary)
    • Iron
  • Find: UTU_45
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    • Silver alloy finger ring
    • Silver
  • Find: UTU_46
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    • A copy of the bilaterally barbed reindeer antler point.

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