Keys to the Past

Finchale (Finchale)

These three stagnant ponds are the remains of some medieval fishponds, which were built next to Finchale Priory. The fish kept in them were an important source of food in the medieval period.

Reference number:D1298

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Source of Reference
Local History of Finchale

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