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Capheaton deserted medieval village (Capheaton)

The medieval village of Capheaton stood near the hall and was pulled down and cleared away in about 1786. This probably followed creation of the parkland around the hall. No remains of the village have so far been noted.

Reference number:N10482
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Capheaton

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