MSO8015 - Roman coins near Brandish Street (Find Spot)


A small collection of Roman coins have been found near the hamlet of Brandy or Brandish Street, although the exact location is unknown.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A few Roman coins were found near the Lambet of Brandy or Brandish Street, Selworthy, during excavations. [1-5] The exact location of the site is unknown. [6] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [7]

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Monograph: Hancock, F. 1897. The Parish of Selworthy. 4.
  • <2> Article in serial: Seaby, W.A.. 1952. Notes: Notes on Roman Coins From West Somerset. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. 97. Part II, pp 189-192. p 192.
  • <3> Serial: Devonshire Association. 1862 -. Devonshire Association reports and transactions. Volume 44 (1912), 716.
  • <4> Monograph: Page, W. (editor). 1906. The Victoria History of the County of Somerset. Archibald Constable and Company, Limited (London). 1. 366.
  • <5>XY Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1965. SS94NW. 9. [Mapped feature: #42468 ]
  • <6> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council / South West Heritage Trust staff comments. E Dennison, Somerset County Council, 3 May 1984.
  • <7> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 36786, Extant 10 May 2022.



Grid reference SS 90 46 (point) Estimated from sources
Map sheet SS94NW

Finds (1)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (2)

Other Statuses/References

  • Coastal Risk 2014: Flood Zone 3 fluvial
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11594
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 NW9
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA167463
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 36786
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34000

Record last edited

May 10 2022 1:52PM


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