Keys to the Past

Fishburn (Trimdon)

A chapel is mentioned at Fishburn in 1501, and a house called ‘the Chapel’ was recorded in 1622. The site of the chapel was found in 1991. The foundations were revealed as well as at least three burials.

Reference number:D1092
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):Watching brief at Manor Park Farm, Fishburn, County Durham 1991; Durham County Council Archaeology Section

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Source of Reference
Local History of Trimdon

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