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Aldworth deserted medieval village, Mitford (Mitford)

Although a settlement called Aldworth existed in the medieval period, its exact location is unknown. The village is not mentioned after the end of the 13th century, although it may have continued to exist after this date. Archaeologists think that ridge and furrow earthworks in the estate of Morpeth High House may be associated with Aldworth deserted medieval village.

Reference number:N11097
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Mitford


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