Keys to the Past

Gainford, Dyance (Gainford)

This is probably the site of the deserted medieval village of Dyance. A farm of the same name still exists. A number of earthworks can be seen in the area.

Reference number:D1627
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Gainford


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