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Gainford, Barmore (Gainford)

This may be the site of a medieval chapel. It is recorded that in 1434-5 Robert Perules, hermit of the chapel of St Mary Magdalene lost his chapel and his house in a fire.

Reference number:D1616

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Gainford


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