Keys to the Past

Mitford Park (Mitford)

Mitford Park was created as a landscape park for the Old Manor House some time in the post-medieval period. Archaeologists believe that the village of Mitford may have been deliberately depopulated in the 17th or early 18th century to create the park.

Reference number:N11103
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Mitford

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