Keys to the Past

East Acomb (Bywell)

A settlement called East Acomb is known to have existed from at least the 16th century, when 12 tenements were recorded. Now a series of earthworks of the former village lie near fields called North Tofts and South Tofts at North Acomb Farm.

Reference number:N10059
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; R W Emsley

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bywell

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