Keys to the Past

Medieval farmsteads east of Stonefolds (Simonburn)

These are a series of poorly preserved earthworks. They are probably the remains of a medieval farmstead. Traces of a field system can be seen nearby. The remains include one or two possible rectangular house platforms.

Reference number:N12404
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Simonburn

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