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Title Description Material Number of Itemssort icon ANCODS Wreck
BILS699 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper canine

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS700 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper first premolar

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS701 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper central incisor

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS702 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper lateral incisor

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS703 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper canine

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS704 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper second premolar

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS705 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper second premolar

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS706 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper first molar

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS708 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper third molar

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS723 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS728

Phalanges (2). SK 8 Button (1) directly underneath northern end of ulna & radius.

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS729 - Human

Tooth. Permanent upper third molar

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS734

Rib (on top of lump 238 (SK 10)

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS735 - Human

Rib (on top of lump 238 (SK 10)

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS736 - Human

Rib (on top of lump 238 (SK 10)

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS739

Sieved soil rib cage SK 10 (238)

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS743

Soil sample stomach/rib area SK 10

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS744 - Human

Pelvis fragments SK 11

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS745 - Human

Pelvis fragments SK 11

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS755

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS756

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS757

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS758

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS759

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS760

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS761

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS762

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS763

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS766 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS771

Fish vertebrae

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS772

Human bone

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS776 Beacon Island Land Site
BILS778 Beacon Island Land Site
BILS779

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS780

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS781

Bulk soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS782

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS783

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS784

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS785

bulk sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS786

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS787

Soil Sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS788 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS789 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS792 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS793 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS811 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS812 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS813 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS826 - Human

Human bone. Ulna, juvenile

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS838 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS839 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS841 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS842 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS843 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS844 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS851

Copper wire

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS856

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS862 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS863 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS864 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS865 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS866 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS867 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS868 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS870 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS882 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS883 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS894 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS899 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS900 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS901 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS904 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS905 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS910

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS911

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS912

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS915

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS916

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS951

Soil sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS952 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS953

Miscellaneous

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS954

All excavated material; some shell & gypsum isolated

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS955

All excavated material; some shell & gypsum isolated

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS956

All excavated material; some shell & gypsum isolated

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS959

All excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS960

All excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS961 - Human

Human bone

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS966

excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS969

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS974

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS975

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS976

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS977

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS978

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS979

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS980

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS981

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS982

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS983

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS984

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS986

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS989

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS991

Clean up D6

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS992

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS993

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS998

Bone fragment

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1000

bone fragment

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1011

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1012

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1013

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1014

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1015

Excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1016 Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1024

sample

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1025

under lump clean

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1026

underside of lump

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1027

underside of lump

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1028

exxcavated material from underside of lump

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1029

excavated material underside of lump

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1030

excavated material from underside of lump

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1040

excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1049

excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1050

excavated material

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1051

Base section of black lump preserved

Beacon Island Land Site
BILS1052

sample portion of base section of black lump

Beacon Island Land Site
ZW4221 - Cargo

Iron Fragments

Cargo Zeewijk
BCI159 - Copper/brass

Copper/Brass Sheathing

Copper/brass Beacon Island
BCI160 - Lead

Lead Sheathing fragments

Lead Beacon Island
BSW5406 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Test Pit Sample
Surface layer of soil mostly compacted red clay dust. Some evidence of oil stains and a large amount of metal artefacts recovered. There was also some charcoal and slag and the metal artefacts increased in density towards the bottom.

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Blacksmith’s W/shop, Vic Quay
BSW5407 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Test Pit Sample
Soil was a sandy grey with a thin deposit of mortar/lime running through it. This layer also contained small fragments of red brick in parts. Some large metal railway sleeper pegs were found along with pieces of glass and seashells.

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Blacksmith’s W/shop, Vic Quay
BSW5408 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Test Pit Sample
Soil was dark brown sandy clay containing a large quantity of metal. Some pieces of green and purple glass were also recovered. A large quantity of slag was found, especially around a rusty lime deposit. At the base of the unit the soil became yellow sandy lime stone and contained no artefacts.

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Blacksmith’s W/shop, Vic Quay
BSW5409 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Test Pit Sample
Soil was mostly compacted red clay dust. Blue metal chips were numerous within this unit and some glass and metal fragments were also recovered.

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Blacksmith’s W/shop, Vic Quay
BSW5410 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Test Pit Sample
Soil was north light grey and brown sand. Oil and charcoal residues are present. At the base of the unit there is a heavy concentration of blue metal that has been darkened by heat or oil. Mixed amongst the blue metal are a number of pieces a slag. Soil at base was dark grey sand.

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Blacksmith’s W/shop, Vic Quay
BSW5411 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Test Pit Sample
This unit contained a high concentration of slag. The soil around the slag is compacted yet fragile and crumbles easily. Very few artefacts other than the slag were found in this unit, those that were recovered were pieces of metal.

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Blacksmith’s W/shop, Vic Quay
MIR6041 - Miscellaneous/Unidentified

Strap - Numerous small metal fragments, many thin flat strap/bar ~ 17mm in width Fragments

Miscellaneous/Unidentified Middle Island Recherche
MIR5895 - Animal

small bone fragment, possibly from tammar wallaby

Animal Middle Island Recherche
BILS5876 - Human

bone, human
SK18

Human Beacon Island Land Site
BILS6260 - Human

Bone. Human.

Human Beacon Island Land Site
XA392 - Copper/brass

Aft die block assembly for Stephensons link slide mechanism

Copper/brass Xantho
BAT3161 - Copper/brass

Wire, strands, thin, brass numerous all entangled.

Copper/brass Batavia
XA235 - Copper/brass

Brushes: copper.

Copper/brass Xantho
DHE4718A - General

Soil sample containing metal

General Dirk Hartog Excavation
PSC4831 - General

Soil sample

General Perseverant Camp 1841
PSC4831 - General

Soil sample

General Perseverant Camp 1841
NRU5469 - STONE

Not artefactual. Rock with possible piece of coal attached.

STONE Ningaloo Reef Unidentified
BAT4816 - Animal

Animal hair from Batavia shipwreck. Two separately wrapped packages in one box.

Animal Batavia
ZW6284 - Clay pipes

Clay pipe bowl-
Heelmark: ROSE
Gouda pipe- possibly
G. Scholten and H Spruyt’s workshop

Clay pipes Zeewijk
DA6305 - Lead

Waterline numeral ‘7’, lead with copper alloy fastenings and small wood fragment

Lead Dato
JM513B - Ship's fittings

Iron fastening: fragment?

(B) 13 small iron fragments returned from conservation 9/09 (photographed). One fragment has partially lost ‘16’ embossed.

Ship's fittings James Matthews