Keys to the Past

Hospital of St James (Cramlington)

This was the site of a medieval hospital for travellers and poor pilgrims founded in 1201. It has been shut down by 1378. All that can be seen now is a small enclosure surrounded by an earth bank.

Reference number:N11425
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cramlington


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