Hall Marsh Farm, Long Sutton. No value stated. Zink, square 31.1mm bracteate with rounded corners. F, or better.
The Fruit Grower Directory & Handbook 1925 lists Hickman & Co., Fruit growers of Hall Marsh Farm, Long Sutton, Lincolnshire. They also had farms at Leverington, Wisbech, and Tydd St. Giles, Cambs.
This token is from the 1930s or earlier. The present Hall Marsh farm is a Butterfly and wild life park.
Long Sutton is a market town in the Lincolnshire Fens 13 miles east from Spalding and close to the borders of Cambridgeshire and Norfolk. It has a population of ca 5,000 and is a thriving, vibrant community. Its Friday market dates back to the early 13th century. Its main industry now is a Fray Bentos factory producing pies. It has been judged as one of the best-kept villages in Lincolnshire, and twice been named as the best small town in the East Midlands in Bloom competition.