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Title:Tin Ingot Wreck Site, 1992
Originator:South West Maritime Archaeology Group
Summary:Total weight of recovered tin ingots to date is 84kgs consisting of almost pure tin. Comparable dating of the Erme Estuary ingots suggest the Cypro-Minoan period from 1500BC-1100BC. The carbon 14 date of 4350bc was obtained from one of the 5 timbers located to date.

Associated Monuments (1)

MDV42771Erme Estuary Ingot Wreck (Maritime)