Keys to the Past

Burradon (Netherton with Biddlestone)

Burradon was a member of the barony of Alnwick and held by the Umfraville family in their role as Lords of Redesdale. The earliest reference is in 1296, when 18 taxpayers were recorded. By the 18th century the village is shown as a cluster of houses with two or three farms beyond the south side of the village. Today, Burradon is a small farm hamlet.

Reference number:N1131
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone


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