Keys to the Past

Beacon (Matfen)

This is the site of an earthwork platform on which a medieval beacon stood. It is surrounded by an earth bank. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N10187
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1968; D Smith



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Matfen


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