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HMS Racehorse ball of twine

Date made: Built 1806

Description: Large, tightly rolled ball of twine (very fragile) found inside barrel of carronade raised from site. Associated with 2022-0037/0139.

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Measurements: 141 mm (diameter); 1180 g (weight)

Materials: string

Date found: 1983

Object name: twine

Collection: Archaeology Collection

ID number: 2022-0037/0138

Subject tags : #HMSRACEHORSE


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