Keys to the Past

Kirknewton (Kirknewton)

This is the site of the shrunken medieval village of Kirknewton, also known as East Newton. It was first recorded in the late 13th century, and a map shows that the village was once much larger than it is now.

Reference number:N2053
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Kirknewton

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