Kathleen Mary Tyrer Atkinson

(d. 1979)

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(d. 1979) [Bi]

British archaeologist and classical scholar. Born Kathleen Chrimes, she married Donald Atkinson, and became Professor of Ancient History in Queen's University, Belfast. In addition to excavating at Caistor‐by‐Norwich with her husband, she worked at Psart and Kouklia in Cyprus. Her published works include Ancient Sparta (1949, Manchester: Manchester University Press).


Antiquaries Journal, 60 (1980), 463

Subjects: Archaeology.

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