Keys to the Past

Bishop Middleham (Bishop Middleham)

In 1932 a small cave was found here by quarrymen. It had been used as a burial place. The bones of at least six people were found, along with objects of late Bronze Age and early Iron Age date.

Reference number:D1125
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bishop Middleham


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