Keys to the Past

Bell pit (Pegswood)

On the edge of How Burn ravine are some hollows and mounds. They may be the slight traces of a bell pit of unknown date.

Reference number:N11648
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, St George's Hospital 1999; NORTHERN ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOCIATES

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Source of Reference
Local History of Pegswood


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