Keys to the Past

Stanton (Netherwitton)

Medieval field system at Stanton.
Photo by Harry Rowland.
Medieval field system at Stanton. Photo by Harry Rowland.

The possible remains of Stanton shrunken medieval village lie in fields near Stanton Hall. Ridge and furrow ploughing lies in some of the adjacent fields to the east of the present settlement.

Reference number:N11037
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):WATCHING BRIEF, Proposed water supply from Stanton Road to Abshiels, Stanton, Northumberland: report on archaeological watching brief 2006; The Archaeological Practice Ltd

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Source of Reference
Local History of Netherwitton


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