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Bronze Age burials from Low Farm (Haydon)

Two Bronze Age burials were found in 1921 when a railway siding was being built on the Newcastle to Carlisle railway at Low Farm, west of Haydon Bridge. Three pots were found as well as a skeleton with a bronze knife. The finds were presented to the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle.

Reference number:N7641
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Haydon


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