Record Details

NHER Number:2580
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval dagger, Ten Mile River

Summary

In 1940 a quillon dagger was dredged from the site of the old ford on Ten Mile River. The dagger had a loose pommel and dated to the 14th/15th century.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 610 937
Map Sheet:TL69SW
Parish:SOUTHERY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1940. Dredged from site of old ford on Ten Mile River Southery.
Quillon dagger 14th - 15th century. Pommel loose.
Drawing (S1) at scale of 1/1 by NCM.
Find held by KLM given to museum by Great Ouse River Board.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Southery.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
---Illustration: Unknown. 1940. Drawing of a medieval dagger.. Card. 1:1.

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