Keys to the Past

Post Medieval Building 450 Meters North of Beacon Hill, Blue House (Hawthorn)

The first edition of the Ordnance Survey map published in the mid 19th century shows a small farm at this site. However, it has long since been demolished and the site is now covered by Blue House Plantation.

Reference number:D3845
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):Turning the Tide Project 1997 - 1998; Archaeological Services University of Durham

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hawthorn


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