Rescue Says

Opinion pieces – tell us what matters to you about heritage.

Rescue says: The Lenborough Hoard

RESCUE Says: The Lenborough Hoard

The media have once again whipped themselves into a frenzy regarding buried treasure. The latest example is the Lenborough hoard – a metal detecting rally bonanza consisting of over 5,000 allegedly pristine silver coins dated (so far) to the reigns of Aethelred and Cnut – AD 978-1016 – which according to the press will net the landowner and the finder a cool £1m.

‘The dig’ for the silver coins…from the Buckingham Advertiser

This of course is all we need […]

2018-12-13T18:48:29+00:006 January, 2015|Tags: |Comments Off on Rescue says: The Lenborough Hoard
Load More Posts