Keys to the Past

Whinney Hill medieval farmstead (Cheviotside)

The remains of a medieval farmstead lie on Whinney Hill. It is a sub rectangular enclosure, 68m wide by 75m long, with a bank and ditch around it. Inside the enclosure is a raised building platform and traces of ridge and furrow cultivation.

Reference number:N1726
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside


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