Keys to the Past

Benridge former medieval village (Hebron)

Ridge and furrow fields at Benridge.
Photo by Harry Rowland.
Ridge and furrow fields at Benridge. Photo by Harry Rowland.

It has been claimed that there was once a medieval village at Benridge. Although there are a number of small farms here now, there is no evidence of an older village.

Reference number:N11081
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1971; B H Pritchard



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hebron


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