Iron Age shield found during Pocklington dig fully restored

December 9, 2019 - General

A shield discovered during a housing development in Pocklington has been hailed as the ‘most significant Iron Age find this century.’

Pocklington Iron Age shield following cleaning and restoration work
[Credit: MAP Archaeological Practice]The shield was part of an impressive ‘warrior grave’ find uncovered at a Persimmon Homes ‘The Mile’ development last year and now a preservation project has revealed its full glory.

The remarkably…

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