A major collection of Viking silver that was buried for over 1,000 years is to go on display at Lancaster City Museum.
Saving the Silverdale Hoard for Lancashire
Lancashire County Council Museums Service wished to acquire the Viking Silverdale Hoard. This was made up of over 200 pieces of jewellery, coins and hack silver – the third largest Viking hoard ever to be found in Britain.
Lancashire County Museum Service
Location:Lancashire County Council Museum Service, Stanley Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 4YP