Keys to the Past

Horncliffe (Horncliffe)

This is the site of the deserted medieval village of Horncliffe. It is recorded in medieval documents, but was last mentioned in 1821. The medieval village is thought to lie near the modern village but no remains of the former village can be seen today.

Reference number:N2244
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Horncliffe


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