This slate pencil was excavated at one of the digs at the Commonwealth Block, 2001-2003. It was found in a cesspit.

Writing implements, found throughout Little Lon, indicate that writing was a commonplace activity. The pens, pencils and inkwells are a tantalizing reminder of words forgotten long ago.

Physical Description

Slate pencil - point intact 9 cm long. Found in cesspit, Casselden Place, Location 69, area 69B, south east.

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