Wednesday, 6 March 2013

Possibly britains oldes preserved shoe sole

  1 - The leather shoe sole shown in earlier posts found close to deposits ive worked near Stainsby beck Thornaby on Tees Cleveland .
  2 I have now cleared most of the holes that look to have been created by a bone tool .
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 4 - Note the leather has been doubled up .
  4 The leather was found close to the same Prehistoric deposit as the pottery below .
  5 These pottery pieces excavated very close to the preserved shoe sole, Peter Row of Tees archaeology informed me he believes to be iron age.
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Please feel free to correct me on any part of my blog, i would also welcome any help that can be offered in correctly identifying some of my fossil finds All the best to all Heath.