Keys to the Past

Whittle (Horsley)

This is the site of the deserted medieval village of Whittle, which was first recorded in 1296. It began to shrink in the early 19th century, and there is now only a single farm here. No remains of the other buildings are visible at this site.

Reference number:N10024
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Horsley

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