Keys to the Past

Freehold Street (Blyth)

Ancient earthworks once stood near Blyth. The south-east corner lay beneath the parish church and the south-west corner lay in Eldon Street. A northern bank may have run along the line of Sussex Street. The date of these remains is not known, and they have now been destroyed.

Reference number:N12073
Historical period: UNCERTAIN
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1954; E Geary

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Blyth

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