Keys to the Past

Ovingham Ford (Ovingham; Prudhoe)

A ford is marked on the 1865 Ordnance Survey map of this area. The path from the ford, which ran to Prudhoe Castle, was also marked on a plan of 1828.

Reference number:N10163
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Ovingham to Wylam, Northumberland. Preliminary archaeological assessment 2007; Tyne and Wear Museums

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Prudhoe
Local History of Ovingham

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