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HER Number:MDV8830
Name:Roman coin found north of Lustleigh


Roman coin of Constantine I was dug up in a smallholding at Lustleigh (no precise location). Coin was sent to the Torquay Museum.


Grid Reference:SX 785 815
Map Sheet:SX78SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLustleigh
Ecclesiastical ParishLUSTLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX78SE18
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 445617
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SE/9

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (IV - 313 AD to 317 AD (Between))

Full description

Fox, A., 1958, Twenty-Fourth Report on the Archaeology and Early History of Devon, 228 (Article in Serial). SDV341823.

A Coin of Constantine I, mint mark Lugdunum, (Soli Invicto Comiti reverse) dating to A.D. 313-7 was dug up in a small-holding at Lustleigh (SX7881) and sent to the Torquay Museum. (No further information)

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1973, SX78SE18 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV279626.

(04/12/1973) Ordnance Survey card references the 1958 TDA article by Fox; no further information provided.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV279626Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1973. SX78SE18. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV341823Article in Serial: Fox, A.. 1958. Twenty-Fourth Report on the Archaeology and Early History of Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 90. A4 Hardback. 228.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV3346 - COIN (IV - 313 AD to 317 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 22 2021 3:50PM