|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age dagger, Manor Farm|
A Bronze Age midrib copper alloy dagger was found on Manor Farm sometime before 1929. The dagger is now held by Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography.
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|Parish:||SOUTHERY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
From Manor Farm near boundary of Hilgay parish found by late owner's father, not in fenland.
Bronze midrib dagger (168mm long).
Appears in British Association Catalogue (Drawn by L. F. Chitty in 1929 - see file).
Held by Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Manor Farm house is 'Manor House' on 6in Ordnance Survey in Southery village - the lands extended to Hilgay. Demolished: land sold 1979 to Kisbee Farms Ltd.
E. Rose (NAU).
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- DAGGER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Southery. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|---||Slide: Various. Slide. |
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